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NRA Gains 100,000 New Members After Sandy Hook

nimh2 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 6:28 AM
Gun owners are quite often their own worst enemies. I have heard duck hunters say,"why would anyone NEED a "black rifle"? Duck hunters don't care about the rights of the rest of the gun owners AS LONG AS THEY HAVE THEIRS. The same goes for the pistol owners that don't care about machine gun enthusiasts. (Yes, there are many legally owned machine guns in the USA). Message to ALL gun owners--an attack on ONE is an attack on ALL. It would be wise for the NRA to remind its members of this

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...