Taking On The N.R.A

October 2015
New Yorker;10/19/2015, Vol. 91 Issue 32, p29
The article discusses the influence of the National Rifle Association (N.R.A.) on U.S. gun policy and elections. Emphasis is given to the political engagement of N.R.A. members, the individual right to own a gun, the state of the gun-control movement since the Newtown, Connecticut massacre, and U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's support for gun control.


Related Articles

  • Hillary Lies About Guns.  // Power Line;10/24/2015, p3 

    The article reports on the dishonesty and demagoguery of the American politician Hillary Rodham Clinton regarding the gun violence through her suggestions that the National Rifle Association (NRA) can be sued by the victims.

  • The NRA Gets Some Competition. Terris, Ben; Goldmacher, Shane // National Journal;7/27/2013, p13 

    The article covers political issues in the U.S. as of July 2013. The National Association for Gun Rights (NAGR) is said to be taking an aggressive approach to the issue of gun control compared with the National Rifle Association (NRA). Former California Representative Pete Stark hosted a party...

  • STAND OUR GROUND. COPE, BILL // Boise Weekly;3/13/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p6 

    In this article, the author discusses the challenges associated with ineffective measures of Idaho government for gun control and mentions about several celebrities of the U.S. who endorsed for gun control in the country. According to the author, Idahoans should consider that various people have...

  • Fight for Firearm Freedom Heats Up. LaPierre, Wayne // Human Events;4/27/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 15, p11 

    The author focuses on the anti-gun agenda of the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama. Among its legislative goals are permanently reinstating gun bans, banning private sale or transfer of firearms and requiring child-proofed handguns. Also cited are cabinet members whom the author...

  • Inside Washington.  // National Journal;7/7/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 27, p2139 

    Presents updates concerning politics and government in the United States (U.S.) as of July 7, 2001. Speculation on the plan of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton to join the Army Navy Country Club; Details on the participation on U.S. President George W. Bush in a golf game; Plan of the National...

  • U.S. military rifle sale reveals NRA influence.  // National Catholic Reporter;5/17/96, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p28 

    Editorial. Comments on the National Rifle Association's (NRA) successful attempt to get the United States government to subsidize an annual target tournament it formerly cosponsored with the US Army in Camp Perry, Ohio. Efficiency and cunning of the NRA's lobbyists in promoting the...

  • Pulling the trigger on guns. Howard, Lucy; Koehl, Carla // Newsweek;4/3/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 14, p6 

    Looks at how the gun lobby is eyeing a far-reaching rollback of federal gun-control laws. National Rifle Association; House Republicans' planned hearings on guns for self-defense; Comment by New York Rep. Charles Schumer.

  • Clinton seeks to seize edge over Sanders on gun control. Cirilli, Kevin; Parnes, Amie // Hill;10/7/2015, Vol. 22 Issue 93, p6 

    The article discusses how Hillary Clinton, the Democrat candidate for 2016 U.S. President election, is getting political advantage over her rival Bernie Sanders by offering her support to gun control.

  • The Hillary factor. Crawford, Craig // National Journal;8/08/98, Vol. 30 Issue 32, p1889 

    Focuses on the influence of Hillary Clinton to the decision of United States President Bill Clinton on whether to ask public apology in his affair with Monica Lewinsky. Comment from Dick Morris, former campaign adviser on President Clinton; Hillary Clinton's defense for her husband.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics