A website called Share the Safety has been making rounds on the internet over the past few days, stirring outrage as it purports to be a joint effort between the National Rifle Association and arms manufacturer Smith & Wesson to donate a gun to a "less fortunate" US citizen for every gun bought.
A new poll from NBC News and Wall Street Journal shows that the National Rifle Association, Planned Parenthood and President Obama are all viewed...
If you listen to liberals, then gun control is the answer to all gun violence, and they like to blame the National Rifle Association specifically. But this meme blows that
NY Daily News: Rifle-owning South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham and a handful of his fellow Republicans are standing up to the biggest bully in Washington — the National Rifle Association. Graham and a growing group of GOPers are getting behind a burgeoning bipartisan effort to keep suspected terrorists from buying guns, and they’ve vowed they […]
For which small blessing, many thanks. The NRA has stretched Poe’s Law so badly out of shape, I wasn’t actually sure until Snopes.com weighed in. Here’s the Buzzfeed story from last night: The National Rifle Association on Wednesday said an elaborate online campaign under its name to give away guns in “at-risk neighborhoods” to “increase […]
Ryan and his cronies in the pockets of the NRA are going to have to explain why they won't allow a hearing or a vote on guns.
The National Rifle Association is not accustomed to losing floor votes on gun policy -- but it lost a vote in the Senate today.
Media Matters: The National Rifle Association’s radio show compared participants in a sit-in in the U.S. House of Representatives being led by Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) to “criminals and terrorists” reasoning that like terrorists, the sit-in...Show More Summary
Andy Parker, the father of a reporter who was murdered on live television last year, accused the National Rifle Association (NRA) of being the “real terrorists” after the pro-gun group attacked House Democrats’ attempts to pass gun safety reforms. During an NRA radio show on...
A National Rifle Association radio host compared the lawmakers staging a sit-in at the House of Representatives over a gun control vote to "criminals and terrorists" on Wednesday. Cam Edwards, host of the NRA's "Cam & Company," griped...Show More Summary
The National Rifle Association was hit by hackers on Wednesday who released a fake announcement vowing to arm more members of the LGBTQ and black communities, MassLive.com reported. The fake press release touted what it called the “Share the Safety” program, which would “get guns...
Compromise legislation on gun control introduced by Republican Senator Susan Collins and others would not stop the terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida, the National Rifle Association (NRA) Institute for Legislative Action Executive Director Chris Cox said.
Samantha Bee blasted senate Republicans and the National Rifle Association for following last week's celebrated 14-plus-hour filibuster by killing four gun control bills. Bee showed a video of failed Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Show More Summary
After the failure of gun-control measures in the Senate Monday night, it's easy to feel cynical about the ease with which the National Rifle Association has captured the support of a significant chunk of our political system. But, as Samantha Bee reminds us, things weren't always this way. As recently as ... More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the Senate's most vulnerable Republicans, Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey stood firmly with the powerful National Rifle Association on the latest ill-fated attempts at gun control. Just over four months to the election,...Show More Summary
On June 15, exactly 3 days after Omar Mateen shot 49 people dead and wounded 53 more in Orlando, the National Rifle Association released this video on YouTube urging Americans to buy more AR-15 assault rifles. (more…)
Full Frontal host Samantha Bee marveled on Monday at how much Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would defer (R-KY) to the National Rifle Association. Bee showed footage of the lawmaker telling Fox News last March that he “[couldn’t] imagine that a Republican majority in the United...
Following the mass shooting at Pulse, an LGBTQ nightclub in Orlando, Florida, progressives directed much of their ire for the lack of federal action on gun control toward the often-vilified National Rifle Association. On one hand, this...Show More Summary
Following the Orlando massacre that left 49 people dead, legislators and commentators are blasting the National Rifle Association for its role in blocking gun-control legislation. The New York Times editorial board has gone so far as to call the gun rights advocacy organization “complicit” in terrorism. Show More Summary
The National Rifle Association’s Wayne LaPierre went on Face the Nation Sunday morning to emit not just a word salad but a word salad bar of NRA talking points. On Orlando, for instance: We all mourn for what happened, John. But we face a terrorist challenge where there on the verge of overwhelming us. Show More Summary