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NRA Gains 100,000 New Members After Sandy Hook

Dat1guy Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 2:31 PM
Herman go read what happened. The Principal was shoot during the morning announcements. Everyone in the school heard it over the PA. The rest had that as a warning and had anyone been carrying a gun - do you not think they would have grabbed it and gone to the aid of the kids? Really? Even if I only had a knife one me - I would have gone to the aid of the kids.

The National Rifle Association has seen a 100,000 jump in members since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in early December, pushing the total number of members from 4.1 million to 4.2 million. More from POLITICO:

“Our goal is to get to 5 million before this debate is over,” the NRA told POLITICO’s Mike Allen.

“We are willing to talk to policymakers about any reasonable proposals and plans,” an NRA official said in the Playbook report, regarding the upcoming meeting with Biden. “However, the NRA is hearing not just from Beltway elites and...