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You Can Have A Dog For Dinner In Pennsylvania Thanks To The NRA

A bill that called for a 7-year prison sentence for selling or transferring a dog or cat for human consumption isn’t getting anywhere because of the National Rifle Association. Although the animal cruelty bill passed the state senate by a 36-12 margin — and even though Gov. Tom Corbett (R) was expected to sign it [...]

NRA's Election Message: "Vote Your Guns" Because ISIS Might Be Outside Your House

A paranoid column from National Rifle Association leader Wayne LaPierre appearing in the gun group's magazine fearmongered about terrorist attacks and "angry mobs" rioting "just for the sheer hell of it" in the United States before calling...Show More Summary

Cowardice Plagues Pa. House of Representatives

  by Walter Brasch The Institute for Legislative Action of the National Rifle Association (NRA-ILA) gives politicians Defender of Freedom awards. The award, accompanied by a glowing press release, has little to do with freedom; it has everything to do with legislators advancing the NRA agenda. Show More Summary

Cowardice Plagues Pa. House of Representatives

by Walter Brasch The Institute for Legislative Action of the National Rifle Association (NRA-ILA) gives politicians Defender of Freedom awards. The award, accompanied by a glowing press release, has little to do with freedom; it has everything to do with legislators advancing the NRA agenda. Usually, the award goes to someone who managed, sometimes against [...]Show More Summary

Philadelphia Lawmakers Give NRA More Power In Controversial Bill

The National Rifle Association has been gifted via a controversial bill passed by the Pennsylvania House which grants the gun group rights to sue over local gun laws. This isn’t sitting well with cities in that state who are trying to keep smaller townships safe. Philly.com reports: The implicit threat of the legislation, which Gov. Corbett [...]

Republican Congressman Is Unaware There Is No Surgeon General To Address Ebola

One would think Republicans are aware that they blocked President Obama’s nominee for surgeon general, Dr. Vivek Murthy, due to a backlash from the National Rifle Association.  But, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) says Ron Klain is “off to a bad start” in his new role as the president’s Ebola response coordinator, and that the U.S. Surgeon [...]

Joni Ernst: I Carry A Gun To Defend Myself From The Government

Joni Ernst, hog castrator and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Iowa, said during a National Rifle Association event in 2012 that she carries a gun and would use it to defend herself from the government. The Sarah Palin endorsed candidate has used a  gun in one of her ads previously. The newly discovered video [...]

NRA's Ted Nugent Calls For The "Evil Carcasses" Of Obama And Other Democrats In Gun Groups Pitch

Ted Nugent called for "freedom" or the "evil carcasses" of President Obama and other progressive politicians in a Facebook post where he told followers to support the National Rifle Association and discredited gun advocate John Lott's...Show More Summary

L.A. Times Blames 'Fourth Branch of Government'--the NRA--for Ebola

On October 4, Breitbart News reported an emerging narrative on the left, as MSBNC blamed the National Rifle Association (NRA) for Ebola's arrival in the U.S., as well as new cases of the disease that have followed since. Why is the NRA to blame? Because they successfully opposed President Obama's surgeon general nominee--Dr. Show More Summary

MSNBC's Ball: NRA in Part to Blame for Ebola Crisis

In a video posted to her online series "Krystal Clear" on Thursday, MSNBC's Krystal Ball tied the ongoing Ebola crisis to the National Rifle Association efforts on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. “As the Ebola crisis continues, confusion and fear grows,” Ball said. Show More Summary

Millionaire Ted Nugent: Poor People Have ‘Every Imaginable Luxury Known To Man’

National Rifle Association board member and acidic conservative crazy talker Ted Nugent explains that President Obama is not a Christian and added that Republicans are “the only chance we have” to kill “the wolf at the door” during the 2014 midterm elections. Nugent, worth an estimated $20 million, also claimed in his column for WorldNetDaily, [...]

NRA News Goes To Bat For Sheriff That Warned Of Civil War With The Federal Government

The National Rifle Association's media arm is defending a Maryland sheriff who warned that the enforcement of gun laws could lead to a civil war between his county and the federal government. Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis made national...Show More Summary

NRA's Ted Nugent: "We The People ... Don't Believe That Our President Is A Christian"

National Rifle Association board member and conservative commentator Ted Nugent suggested that President Obama is not a Christian and touted Republicans as "the only chance we have" to kill "the wolf at the door" during the 2014 midterm...Show More Summary

The Racial Double Standard on Gun Violence

One week ago, in an op-ed for the far right wing website World Net Daily, National Rifle Association (NRA) Board Member Ted Nugent commented on the violence that has made national headlines in Ferguson, Missouri, and stated, "The overwhelming...Show More Summary

Gun Groups Locked and Loaded for Nov. 4

One month till the election? Welcome to the OK Corral — the shootout’s just beginning. Both the National Rifle Association and Americans for Responsible Solutions, the pro-gun control group founded by former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), have said they will unleash a fusillade of ads supporting and attacking candidates in some of the tightest contests in the…

MSNBC: the NRA Made 'the Ebola Crisis Worse'

MSNBC is blaming the National Rifle Association (NRA) for Ebola's arrival in the U.S., as well as for the fear of a greater outbreak that has followed. According to MSNBC, the NRA made "the Ebola crisis worse" by opposing Dr. Vivek Murthy's nomination to the position of Surgeon General in 2013. Show More Summary

Washington Times Continues Unethical Relationship With National Rifle Association

After originally excluding mention of opinion editor David Keene's ongoing relationship with the National Rifle Association in his most recent piece for the paper, the Washington Times quietly added the disclosure after being contacted...Show More Summary

NRA: 'Elitist' Bloomberg Wants to Keep His Guns, Take Yours Away

On October 1, the National Rifle Association (NRA) launched an ad highlighting Michael Bloomberg's push for more gun control, even as he lives his life "with armed security 24 hours a day." The NRA's Andrew Arulanandam said of the ad...Show More Summary

The NRA’s over-the-top ad stretches the facts with its images

“Mary Landrieu voted to take away your gun rights.” –new National Rifle Association ad, airing in Louisiana  This new NRA ad certainly packs a punch. It opens with idyllic scenes of a mother in an upper middle-class home checking on her baby in the crib and texting a spouse who’s away: “Love You. Good Night.” […]

NRA ad for Scott Walker features dramatized home invasion: 'Vote like your safety depends on it'

The National Rifle Association is going on the air in a big way for the Wisconsin gubernatorial race, with a stark message: Vote for Scott Walker, or you will become helpless when a violent criminal invades your home. The ad opens with...Show More Summary

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