Americans' obsession with guns are killing us. Other countries don't have this problem, why do we insist on clinging to 19th century justice and neanderthal attitudes?
#ICYMI Marion Hammer, NRA Lobbyist extraordinaire & Kingmaker: if this investigative report by @mikespiesnyc & @teamtrace doesn’t scare you shitless re the future of our democracy, we are in deep trouble. https://t.co/bJMcuXTTrh@shannonrwatts @igorvolsky @sarahkendzior @kharyp pic.twitter.com/kSwaD5RW5U— Kausik (@kausikdatta22) February 23, 2018
This is what happens when people donate millions of dollars to political campaigns.— David Hogg (@davidhogg111) September 24, 2018
They effectively buy the elected position.
There are hundreds of emails showing how the NRA lobbyist Marion Hammer successfully bought her position. https://t.co/tJhWET6tzu
Carry Guard is under scrutiny after the mass shooting at Parkland HS in Florida on February 14. Gun safety advocates called for the NRA to stop offering the program. One gun control group has referred to the program as “murder insurance.” #NoRA https://t.co/cHcZoocHOx— Debra - Siren Sword of Truth (@scottygirl2014) November 17, 2018
The money paid for dues is not used to finance legislative work. The NRA has a seperate section that takes in donations for that. That is the one that will surge.
Doctors kill more patiens through medical errors than all the people who die from a gunshot wound. Many of the shootings are suicides or police actions. Statistics can be twisted to make a case on either side.