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The NRA is Winning the Battle

dlyn Wrote: Feb 03, 2013 2:19 PM
False on both counts. All sales from dealers have background checks whether at gun shows or not. The only exceptions are private sales and they are closer to 10% and usually between family and friends. You should wonder why your leaders have to lie to make their case.

In the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting we all knew that an impending gun debate would be a hard fought battle. Just after this week’s hearing on Capitol Hill, a new Forbes study finds that the NRA is winning the influence battle over gun control. In the new study performed by Forbes Insights, an independent and unbiased organization, they found that the “NRA and the pro-gun rights voices are winning the influence battle and will continue to be strong and more influential if the pro gun control voice remains fragmented”.

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