May 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Fresh off a huge victory over President Barack Obama on gun control, the message from the National Rifle Association is clear: The fight has just begun.
The powerful gun rights lobby gathers in Houston this weekend for its annual convention and organizers anticipate a rollicking, Texas-sized party both to celebrate the victory in Washington and recharge for more political struggles as gun control advocates tally their own successes in states around the country. Continue Reading
January 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic
US Senate hearings on proposed gun control measures gets emotional. Continue Reading
January 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON The White House says a National Rifle Association video that makes reference to President Barack Obama’s daughters is “repugnant and cowardly.” Continue Reading
December 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.” Continue Reading
March 22, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota workers should be able to keep guns locked in their cars and trucks while at work, even if the employer doesn’t allow firearms on company property, advocates said Tuesday. Continue Reading
October 15, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
The Stephanie Herseth Sandlin campaign is accusing the Kristi Noem campaign of “pretending” to receive an endorsement from the National Rifle Association. Continue Reading
October 15, 2010 in The Daily Republic
The Stephanie Herseth Sandlin campaign is accusing the Kristi Noem campaign of “pretending” to receive an endorsement from the National Rifle Association.
Noem sent a campaign mailer bearing pictures of herself in camouflage and blaze-orange hunting gear, along with an “A rating” NRA logo near the pictures.
Noem does in fact have an “A” rating from the NRA, but so does Herseth Sandlin. The Noem mailer does not mention that. It also leaves out another fact: It’s Herseth Sandlin, not Noem, who has the endorsement of the NRA. Continue Reading