TITLE

Is the Gun Lobby's Power Overstated?

AUTHOR(S)
MacGillis, Alec
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Pro Publica;Oct2015, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at whether political trends are diminishing the power of National Rifle Association (NRA) and other anti-gun-control groups in the U.S. as of 2015. Topics covered include the concentration of gun ownership in a smaller share of the population, the failure in 2013 to pass universal background checks for gun purchases, and the re-election of two Democratic governors who signed tough gun laws in Colorado and Connecticut.
ACCESSION #
111349886

 

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