Lawmakers launch new probe into ‘complex web’ of alleged ties between NRA, Russians

Citing what they called the NRA’s “unusually close relationship” with the Trump campaign, as well as its record spending in support of then-candidate Donald Trump, Lieu and Rice ultimately questioned whether the Kremlin might have used the NRA to funnel foreign money into the U.S. election system.“How much money did the NRA receive from Russia or Russia-linked individuals or entities during the 2016 election cycle?” the lawmakers asked. “Did the NRA use any of that money in their 2016 election campaign contributions?”

Source: Lawmakers launch new probe into ‘complex web’ of alleged ties between NRA, Russians

NRA spokeswoman said journalists ‘need to be curb-stomped’, in video that resurfaced after Maryland newspaper shooting

‘They are the rat bastards of the earth. They are the boil on the backside of American politics,’ Ms Loesch previously said

NRA spokeswoman said journalists ‘need to be curb-stomped’, in video that resurfaced after Maryland newspaper shooting

NRA spokeswoman previously said journalists ‘need to be curb-stomped’ before Maryland newspaper shooting

Where’s the civility?

Report: NRA Quietly Deletes Lawmakers’ Past Ratings From Site

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has quietly deleted its records of lawmakers’ past ratings by the gun group. Washington Post reporter Philip Bump flagged the change on Tuesday. NRA members can still view current grades, but the drop-down menu no longer lists previous years.

via Report: NRA Quietly Deletes Lawmakers’ Past Ratings From Site

We may be getting to the point where an A rating from the NRA is a scarlet letter that harms a candidate more than it helps.

Web of elite Russians met with NRA execs during 2016 campaign

Several prominent Russians, some in President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle or high in the Russian Orthodox Church, now have been identified as having contact with National Rifle Association officials during the 2016 U.S. election campaign, according to photographs and an NRA source.

via Web of elite Russians met with NRA execs during 2016 campaign

This would be shocking if we didn’t already know about the collusion

The Guns of Ferguson: When Tyranny Really Comes into Town, the NRA Goes into Hiding

The Guns of Ferguson: When Tyranny Really Comes into Town, the NRA Goes into Hiding