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Wayne Lapierre

LaPierre: Single-handedly making pro-gun case seem nuts

The moment that most deserves to be remembered from Sunday's thrilling Super Bowl came before the game, when Jennifer Hudson joined students from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in singing "America the Beautiful." It was a heart-rending elegy for the fallen - and a stirring call to action.

February 05, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Eugene Robinson: On guns, unfinished business

The moment that most deserves to be remembered from Sunday’s thrilling Super Bowl came before the game, when Jennifer Hudson joined students from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in singing “America the Beautiful.” It was a heart-rending elegy for the fallen — and a stirring call to action.

February 04, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Dana Milbank: LaPierre caught with his facts down

Wayne LaPierre, the National Rifle Association’s chief executive, arrived for his hearing on Capitol Hill in the organization’s trademark fashion: violently.

January 31, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…
Giffords speaks at Senate gun hearing

Giffords speaks at Senate gun hearing

WASHINGTON — Wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords spoke briefly as an unscheduled witness Wednesday at the year’s first congressional hearing on curbing gun violence, adding drama to a session that was already slated to hear from a top official of the National Rifle Association.

January 30, 2013 8:27 am Related Loading…

Why we need a gun culture

The tragedy in Newtown, Conn., in which a mentally ill gunman went on a shooting spree in an elementary school, has escalated the gun-control debate and brought out some good legislative ideas. But it has also brought out the worst extremes on both sides of the debate — from Wayne LaPierre’s…

January 01, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Eugene Robinson: An urgent resolution for 2013

Guns do kill people. Our national New Year’s resolution must be to stop the madness.

December 31, 2012 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Editorial: More guns in schools? Wrong answer

In May, long before a crazed gunman killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., GOP pollster and message maven Frank Luntz took the nation’s temperature on gun control.

December 28, 2012 5:00 amLoading…

Horne calls for armed principals

PHOENIX - Calling it a compromise between extremes, Attorney General Tom Horne on Wednesday proposed training and arming principals or other top administrators at every public school.

December 27, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

PHOENIX - The National Rifle Association said Friday it wants armed police officers in every school, raising cost questions from Republican state legislators who normally are its natural allies but picking up support from a key Democrat.

December 22, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

"The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun."

December 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

Put armed officers in schools, NRA says

A protester holds up a sign as Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, calls for armed security guards in every school, saying it would help prevent acts of mass violence.

December 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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