The Plum Line: national rifle association


Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 01/24/2013

On guns, no end to the skittishness from red state Dems

Senator Joe Manchin won't say whether he is willing to even entertain the idea of universal background checks.

By Greg Sargent  |  11:45 AM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns guns guns, national rifle association

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 01/16/2013

The NRA as 'insurgent outlier'

The organization's new video about the President's daughters should alienate its Democratic allies.

By Greg Sargent  |  11:41 AM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns guns guns, national rifle association

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 12/21/2012

NRA resorts to its usual tricks: Obfuscation and distraction

Today's presser was about one thing: Keeping the focus off the easy availability of guns for as long as possible. It's a familiar play.

By Greg Sargent  |  12:52 PM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gun control, national rifle association, Newtown