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Joe Biden to Meet With the NRA

maryanne24 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 9:38 PM
Actually, my husband just recently got a permit to carry in NYC. Would have cost $15,000 in attorney fees but my husband iOS an attorney. My husband tells me that you cannot carry in NYC at all.....and getting a permit has a lot of barriers...you have to hire and pay a lawyer to argue for you. NYC is tough. You can assume most (law abiding)people don't have guns and that scares me. In fact, my husband tells me if I have a gun in the car, that I should go out of my way to avoid driving through NYC

The National Rifle Association has accepted an invitation from the White House to engage in a discussion as part of Vice President Joe Biden's gun task force. More from The Hill:

Biden will meet Wednesday with gun-safety organizations and shooting victims groups and on Thursday will meet with gun ownership organizations and sportsmen who use guns recreationally, according to the White House.

NRA spokesman Andrew Arulanandam said the organization accepted an invitation received from the White House late Friday.

"We are sending a rep to hear what they have to...