Articles Tagged 'NRA'
NRA sues Seattle over ‘safe storage’ gun legislation
The National Rifle Association (NRA) has filed a lawsuit against Seattle over the city’s new gun legislation.
The NRA, a gun rights group called The…
Oliver North to become next president of National Rifle Association
Oliver North will become president of the National Rifle Association “within a few weeks,” the gun-rights group said on Monday. North, a retired Marine lieutenant…
Trump, Pence, Abbott, Cruz, Cornyn all on the program at NRA meeting
DALLAS — The theme of the 147th annual meeting of the National Rifle Association in Dallas is “a show of strength for Second Amendment Freedom.”…
NRA sues Florida over gun bill same day Gov. Scott signed it into law
The National Rifle Association sued in federal court Friday to block a new Florida law, just signed by Gov. Rick Scott, that prohibits gun sales…
Conn Gov. Dannel Malloy: NRA has ‘become a terrorist organization’
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy made an explosive claim this week that the National Rifle Association has “become a terrorist organization.”
“They act, quite frankly, in…
NRA Memberships Surge in Wake of Anti-NRA Protests, ‘Media Bias’
National Rifle Association memberships surged in the wake of the anti-NRA protests and “media bias” that followed the February 14 Florida school shooting.
Delta’s tax break may not take flight after Georgia Senate blocks it
The Georgia Senate’s leaders vowed to block a lucrative tax break bill on Monday that would benefit Delta Air Lines after the Atlanta-based company severed…
NRA hits back at United Airlines, Delta, other companies for cutting ties
Two major airlines — United Airlines and Delta — said Saturday that they are notifying the National Rifle Association that they will no longer offer discounted rates for NRA members in the latest display of corporate backlash to the pro-gun organization.
United said it is canceling its program for discounted rates to the NRA’s annual meeting while Delta said it…
Florida governor proposes tighter gun restrictions in wake of school shooting
PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott announced a proposal on Friday to increase restrictions on buying guns and to strengthen school safety measures…
NRA offers free help to schools that hire armed guards, warns of overreach
The National Rifle Association offered free help to schools that hire armed guards to protect their students and backed expansion of the federal government’s list…