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The NRA is Winning the Battle

NormRx Wrote: Feb 03, 2013 2:45 PM
The NRA is a one issue organization, GUNS, and that's it. We need democrats that are pro-gun in this fight. More of the NRA's political victory fund money goes to republicans than democrats for the simple reason that more republicans are pro-gun than democrats. If we did not have any pro-gun democrats, we would have been slaughtered in the first two years of Obama's term when he had total control of congress. If you don't like your money going to democrats(and I don't) don't give to the NRA-ILA, but do give to the NRA. You can choose what they do with your money. There are other organizations that you can also join, JPFO, GOA and your various state gun groups. The NRA may not do everything I like, but they are still the 800# gorilla.

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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