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The NRA: Representing More Than the Second Amendment

Neal from PA Wrote: May 06, 2013 1:31 PM
Ever since my days in Vietnam; after seeing what I’ve seen, feeling what I’ve felt—I know I will never be the same again. I have been asking myself; “What the heck happened to this country?” I made two promises to myself: (1) Not being old enough to vote at the time. That I would register and vote…I did and have! (2) Join an organization that promotes and defends the values that founded this great Nation. I did…LIFE MEMBER OF THE NRA. SAEPE EXPERTUS, SEMPER FIDELIS, FRATRES AETERNI
LonePine Wrote: May 06, 2013 1:44 PM
I just keep making what contributions I can afford, on a fairly regular basis, The U.S. Constitution may be a shield to its citizens against tyranny, but the Second Amendment to the Bill of Rights is the sword to accompany it. Obammunists recognize that, and want to destroy it. No more compromise. No farther. Keep your powder dry.

HOUSTON, TX. - If you’ve been to any of the National Rifle Association’s annual meetings, you’ll understand what I mean when I say the gathering is a true representation of what makes America exceptional.

This year, the NRA held its annual meetings and convention in Houston and was attended by more than 85,000 people. Last year it was held in St. Louis and the year before in Pittsburgh. Over the past few months, the NRA has seen their membership balloon and just last Friday, NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre announced the organization has reached 5 million...