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NRA: We Will Not Accept Blame for the Acts of Criminals

John1420 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 9:26 AM
Owning guns is OK. Background checks are fine too. Background checks do not conflict with the 2nd Amendment. 90% of us want it.
1375 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 10:33 AM
Again how does a background check stop what happened in Newtown? It doesn't. Doesn't solve the problem. But Dems are all about feel good, knee jerk, totally ineffective and expensive non solutions to problems. "We got to get this done." "For the children." "We can't wait." Sound familiar? They use these talking points for everything and solve....nothing.

The NRA has been unwavering in their defense of the Second Amendment throughout the gun control debate and Wayne LaPierre will continue that message before a Senate panel on Wednesday.

Law-abiding gun owners will not accept blame for the acts of violent or deranged criminals,” LaPierre is scheduled to tell the Senate Judiciary Committee.

“Nor do we believe the government should dictate what we can lawfully own and use to protect our families,” he added.

The NRA released LaPierre’s opening remarks on Tuesday.

LaPierre will reaffirm the NRA’s commitment to “participate in a...