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LaPierre Warns Fellow Gun Rights Supporters Of 'Knockout Gamers,' 'Haters'

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics

National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre sees a lot of haters out there, from President Barack Obama's administratio...

Jennifer Bendery

Wayne LaPierre On Navy Yard Shootings: 'Wasn't Enough Good Guys With Guns'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Last week's Navy Yard shooting massacre highlights the need for tighter security at military bases, more attention to mental health care...

WATCH: Lawrence O'Donnell Lambastes Wayne LaPierre

Posted 05.07.2013 | Media

Lawrence O'Donnell raged against NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre on Monday for what the MSNBC host called "exploiting" the Boston bombings to advocate against ...

WATCH: Megyn Kelly Grills NRA President

Posted 04.04.2013 | Media

Megyn Kelly struck a serious tone with Wayne LaPierre on Thursday when the NRA CEO appeared on her Fox News program. LaPierre responded to the legi...

Video Game Lobby Announces New Public Education Campaign

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

The U.S. video game lobby has announced a new campaign aimed at educating parents about the industry’s rating system and parental control options, R...

Christina Wilkie

Wayne LaPierre Goes Off The Rails

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association, adopted on Wednesday a significantly more ominous and expansive line of reasoning...

The Real NRA is Un-Real

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

I've gotten to the point where I not only dismiss any argument from Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the NRA, as not even intending to be substantive (rather, solely meant to be obstruction) -- but I've now changed my entire perception of the NRA.

The NRA and the Myth of the 20-Minute Police Response Time at Sandy Hook

Eric Boehlert | Posted 04.07.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

In the wake of the Newtown shooting, LaPierre bemoaned the fact kids aren't safe at school, in part because it takes police 15 to 20 minutes to respond to a deadly shooting like the one in Connecticut. But that's not true.

Christina Wilkie

NRA Leader Opposes Expanded Background Checks

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wayne LaPierre, chief executive of the National Rifle Association, said Wednesday that he is opposed to closing the so-called gun-show l...

Christina Wilkie

NRA: Gun Control Proposal Not Serious

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wayne LaPierre, chief executive of the National Rifle Association, will tell members of Congress on Wednesday that "law-abiding gun owne...

In Effort To Halt 'Yankee' Robberies, Texas Bank Allows Concealed Handguns

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.18.2013 | Business

It seems a bank in Texas agrees with NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre that "the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy wi...

The Lines Have Been Drawn

Eric Gorovitz | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics
Eric Gorovitz

The NRA and its supporters have shed the cloak of respectability that has enshrouded their real motives. We can now see that we have not been arguing merely over which people should have access to which guns. We have been fighting for the very soul of America.

The Cliff Notes Version of the NRA's Response to Sandy Hook

John Shore | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics
John Shore

We're all awfully busy these days. But we're all also of course deeply interested in what's happening around our current national conversation about...

'Voluntelling' 2013 New Year's Resolutions

Joseph Bubman | Posted 02.24.2013 | Politics
Joseph Bubman

It's certainly easier and much more fun to make commitments on behalf of others than for ourselves. It's in this spirit that I identify several key resolutions for 2013 and "voluntell" well-known figures to fulfill them.

Mayor Slams NRA's 'Dumbass Idea'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.27.2012 | Politics

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter on Wednesday slammed the National Rifle Association's proposal to put an armed guard in every school in the wake of ...

GOP Pollster: The NRA Isn't Listening

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Frank Luntz, a top Republican strategist and pollster, said Wednesday that the National Rifle Association's recent calls for armed guards to be statio...

A Message to NRA President Wayne LaPierre: How Dare You?

Gretchen Whitmer | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics
Gretchen Whitmer

As a mom, the NRA's comments offend me. As a leader in Michigan's capitol, they anger me. It's time we put the politics aside and agree that while guns themselves may not be the cause of what took place last week in Connecticut, we cannot pretend they had nothing to do with it either.

CODEPINK Protester: 'NRA Has Blood On Its Hands'

The Huffington Post | John Stephens | Posted 12.21.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

CODEPINK Protester Medea Benjamin, who was forcibly removed from this morning's NRA press conference in Washington, D.C., told HuffPost Live Friday th...

NRA Needs to Go to School

Mark Ridley-Thomas | Posted 02.20.2013 | Los Angeles
Mark Ridley-Thomas

It is clear the NRA is entrenched and refuses to join the nation in reassessing our relationship with firearms. So the rest of us must do so. Those little children and the brave educators in Newtown deserve better. We, as Americans, deserve better.

WATCH: Mayor Reacts To NRA's Bizarre School Shooting Solution

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.21.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa had some harsh words for the National Rifle Association Friday after the gun lobby group called for an armed...

Jason Linkins

Why Wayne LaPierre's Speech Today Was A Total Success

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

Spend enough time dipping into the post-game reaction of NRA leader Wayne LaPierre's press conference today -- staged and performed as the organizatio...

WATCH: Protesters Disrupt NRA Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

A National Rifle Association press conference held Friday to address calls for gun control in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings i...

Members Of The Media React To NRA Press Conference

Posted 12.21.2012 | Media

Members of the media reacted to NRA President Wayne LaPierre blaming the news industry for tragic mass shootings. The NRA held a press conference ...

The NRA Wants You To Be Scared...

Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

Guns: The cause of and solution to all of life's problems. The video above was produced by the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence....

NRA Leader Calls For Armed Police Officers At Every School

Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

By PHILIP ELLIOTT, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The nation's largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in ev...