Bloomberg: It's a "myth" that the NRA has muscle

December 2012
Hill;12/17/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 142, p5
The article reports on the statement of New York mayor Michael Bloomberg on the National Rifle Association (NRA)'s power and his call for president Obama to make gun control a priority issue.


Related Articles

  • Defying the NRA Death Lobby. STEIN, ROBERT // Moderate Voice;7/27/2012, p4 

    The article reports on the shift in public opinion enforced by the National Rifle Association (NRA) on gun control. The advocates point out that the NRA might be a paper tiger in elections and also terrorizes the U.S. Congress with its rating system. It mentions that New York Mayor Michael...

  • A Gun Control Network to Rival the NRA? GORDNER, COURTNEY // Moderate Voice;4/17/2014, p3 

    The article offers information on the steps taken to control the influence of the non-profit organization National Rifle Association (NRA) in U.S. politics as of April 2014. Topics include donation given by American businessman Michael Bloomberg to the group Everytown for Gun Control which in...

  • THIS IS HOW THE NRA ENDS. Macgillis, Alec // New Republic;5/10/2013, Vol. 244 Issue 9, p16 

    The article discusses gun control in the U.S. as of April 2013. According to the article, groups such as the Mayors Against Illegal Guns political group of the politician Michael Bloomberg, individuals such as Sandy Phillips, whose daughter was shot in the 2012 Aurora, Colorado movie theater...

  • NRA strikes back at Bloomberg. Goad, Ben // Hill;10/1/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 104, p15 

    The article reports that the National Rifle Association (NRF) launched an advertising campaign to make former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg the face of gun control movement in 2014.

  • NRA Plans to Make Bloomberg the Issue to Counter Gun Control Ads. GANDELMAN, JOE // Moderate Voice;03/24/2013, p8 

    The article focuses on the National Rifle Association of America's (NRA) plans to attack New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg for his gun control efforts. Bloomberg pumped nearly 10 million dollars into political action committee (PAC) Independence USA which played a role in defeating pro-gun rights...

  • Bloomberg, buoyed by primary win, eager for 2014 fight vs. NRA on guns. Jaffe, Alexandra // Hill;2/28/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p15 

    The article focuses on New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg who plans to challenge the influence of National Rifle Association (NRA) in the 2014 election through his political action committee (PAC), Independence USA.

  • John Lott: Even Liberal Academics Are Turning Pro-Gun Ownership. JOHN R. LOTT JR. // Investors Business Daily;2/11/2016, p1 

    From the left and right, people are bombarded with diametrically opposing claims on guns.  But most of this bombardment isn't coming from the National Rifle Association.

  • Don't Get Trigger Happy with Our Schools. Fuentes, Annette // La Prensa San Diego;4/12/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 15, p6 

    The article discusses the author's insight on the U.S. National Rifle Association's plan in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary school tragedy in December 2012.

  • No reason to fear NBA. PRESS, BILL // Hill;12/21/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 146, p15 

    The author discusses the influence of the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) over the passage of stricter gun control in the U.S.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics