Tag: NRA

Hypocrite Trump Decries Gun-free Zones at NRA Gun-free Zone

Donald Trump promised to protect 2nd Amendment rights, didn’t mention his previous positions on background checks after the latest school massacre, and proceeded to campaign for the biggest jerks in Texas government at the NRA Convention in Dallas. Tying gun rights to winning midterms, Trump spent more time pushing for get-out-the-vote efforts and fawning over…

FBI Investigating If Russian Money Went to the NRA to Help Trump

The FBI is investigating whether a top Russian banker with ties to the Kremlin illegally funneled money to the National Rifle Association to help Donald Trump win the presidency, two sources familiar with the matter have told McClatchy. FBI counterintelligence investigators have focused on the activities of Alexander Torshin, the deputy governor of Russia’s central…

[VIDEO] Last Week Tonight With John Oliver on NRA & Gun Control

John Oliver lambastes lawmakers for continuing to block gun research as the bodies pile up Describing the NRA as “like PETA, but for guns, and effective,” Oliver explained how the gun organization keeps lawmakers in line, not only through contributions, but by effectively organizing their members to inundate their congressmen with phone calls demanding they…

Trump To Meet NRA To Talk ‘Terror Loophole’

Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that he will meet with National Rifle Association officials to discuss preventing people on the federal government’s no-fly list and terror-watch list from purchasing firearms. Though the Republican presidential candidate has maintained that he is “open” to such a policy since at least December, he was endorsed last month by the…

Jon Stewart Finally Finds the One Gun the NRA Does Not Like…[VIDEO]

Watch Jon Stewart video below: Jon Stewart revealed Tuesday night that the NRA’s fight to let people get whatever guns they want has finally come up against its greatest foe yet: the NRA. Yes, there is actually a gun out there that the NRA is actually fighting not to have on the market… Stewart first…

NRA Enemies List – NRA Scrubs ‘Anti-Gun’ Enemy List From Website, But A Version Still Exists – VIDEO & FULL LIST

In the days leading up to President Obama’s State of the Union address, the National Rifle Association appears to have tucked away its controversial enemies list in a hard-to-reach corner of its website. The NRA posted a list of more than 500 people and organizations considered “anti-gun” on Sept. 17, 2012. In recent days, the…

Biden, NRA To Meet On Guns

Vice President Biden will meet with the National Rifle Association (NRA) and a range of other groups this week as President Obama’s gun violence task force shifts into high gear. A flurry of meetings with Biden and other Cabinet members were announced on Tuesday that will include gun-safety and sportsmen’s groups as well as Hollywood…

Celebs Release Gun-Control PSA – VIDEO

“How many more colleges? How many more classrooms?” So begins a star-studded new gun-control PSA released Friday—expertly timed after the NRA’s own press conference. Beyonce, Jon Hamm, Jennifer Aniston, Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Rock, Conan O’Brien, Amy Poehler, and dozens more are among the 53 celebrities who appear in the ad, released by Mayors…