NRA Claims Deep Financial Trouble, May Be “Unable to Exist”

–As part of a complaint against New York State, the National Rifle Association claims it is in deep financial trouble, but it appears to be part of a political pity campaign The NRA Says It’s in Deep Financial Trouble, May Be ‘Unable to Exist’ -Become…

The NRA plays the victim, claims it’s nearly broke

Over the past 40 years, the National Rifle Association has become well-known for strong-arming members of Congress against voting for gun control measures, mostly by exaggerating its influence. The NRA is now taking the opposite tact, playing the victim in its fight against New York state…

Lawyer linking NRA and Russia helped lead Marsha Blackburn campaigns, documents show

When G. Kline Preston IV first introduced National Rifle Association (NRA) leadership to Russian officials in 2011, he’d been close to Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) for years. Both Preston and Blackburn have a long history in and around Brentwood, the tony Nashville suburb. And as…

It was a bad weekend for the NRA’s ‘good guy with a gun’ myth

While the National Rifle Association (NRA) and other gun advocates often claim that the answer to America’s alarming rate of gun violence is the presence of a so-called “good guy with a gun,” a pair of incidents over the weekend further debunked that claim. On…

The NRA warned Dick’s Sporting Goods sales would plummet after banning guns. The opposite happened.

“What a waste, and what a strange business model.” That was the statement the National Rifle Association released in April after retail giant Dick’s Sporting Goods announced they would destroy their existing inventory of guns and ammunition. In February, days after the school shooting in…

Dana Loesch has no clue how Planned Parenthood is funded

National Rifle Association national spokesperson Dana Loesch thinks that, instead of addressing gun violence by talking about guns, America should stop reimbursing Planned Parenthood for providing medical care. Doing so, she claimed, would magically free up $500 million for the federal government to pay for…

NRA Weasel Blames School Shootings On Ritalin & TV Shows

Newly-appointed National Rifle Association (NRA) President Oliver North on Sunday suggested that ADHD drugs and violent TV shows were to blame for mass shootings at schools. During a discussion about the recent school shootings in Santa Fe, Oliver told Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace…

NRA Snowflakes Melt Over Totally Reasonable Comment

The Dallas diner that came under a boycott threat from the National Rifle Association )NRA) over an anti-gun violence message on its receipts during the NRA’s convention in the city says it is donating $15,000 to a gun control group. Ellen’s Restaurant will present Moms…

Parkland survivor assails Trump as ‘professional liar’ after president’s NRA speech

During his speech at the National Rifle Association’s annual conference in Dallas, Texas, President Donald Trump delighted the crowd by making reference to some of his greatest hits of campaign rhetoric, in which he made a bigoted attack on Mexican immigrants. “These countries send up…

Trump to speak at NRA convention after claiming gun lobbying group has no control over him

President Trump is slated to speak at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention later this week, White House officials confirmed on Sunday night. The event comes just two months after Trump told lawmakers they shouldn’t fear the NRA, and claimed the gun lobbying group had…