Pew Poll: 14 Million Americans Identify As NRA Members

A year ago, Pew Research published a poll that showed over fourteen million adults in the United States self identified as National Rifle Association (NRA) members.  From pewresearch.org: Three-in-ten U.S. adults say they currently own a gun, and of that group, 19% say they belong to the National Rifle Association. While the demographic profile of […]

The Real Source of the NRA’s Power

“NRA members are not legion, and their views on gun control are increasingly out of touch with that of the median US voter. But they are motivated, and form a loyal army the NRA can call out in general elections and, crucially for issue discipline, primaries. And while it is today an effectively Republican-only organization, […]

NRA Backs Motion to Halt New Jersey Magazine Ban 

A press release from the National Rifle Association: Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced support for a motion filed in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey to halt the enforcement of New Jersey¹s ban on so-called “high-capacity” magazines until the court rules on the underlying case. The […]

Another Saturday in Trenton, Conservation Be Damned and Well-Armed Civilians – TTAG Daily Digest

The Mass Shooting Nobody Will March Against Almost no white people, no photogenic kids, shooters were gang members, one a convicted murderer…just another Saturday night in Trenton . . . In the pre-dawn hours yesterday, the nation experienced yet another mass shooting. One dead, 22 injured, including a 13-year-old boy. It took place at the […]

TTAG Daily Digest: Business Acumen, ‘Progress’ in Chicago and Women in the Lead

School shooting video game removed online after backlash Someone not only thought this was a good idea, but bankrolled its development and marketing . . . A Seattle-area company has removed a school shooting video game from its online platform following widespread backlash. The Active Shooter video game was pulled days before it was to be released […]

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