TITLE

NRA's tactics are working

AUTHOR(S)
WEATHER, PRAIRIE
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;04/06/2013, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the winning of the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) on the check and the ban on assault weapons in the U.S. It states that the groups are attempting to promote stricter gun control measures, bans on assault weapons and background checks gun purchases. It also presents a cartoon showing the rules on bringing guns in school areas.
ACCESSION #
87001068

 

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