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Blood Soaked NRA, Trump Stoke Fear in Wake of Valentine’s Massacre

February 22, 2018

NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre Blames President Obama and Countless Others While the Nation Mourns the Victims of the Stoneman Douglas Mass Shooting. Wednesday marked a full week since the heinous slaughter of 17 individuals at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School…

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WALL OF SHAME: The NRA Gave These 9 Senators Over $22 Million To Vote Down Gun Laws (CHART)

October 3, 2017

The NRA and their bought-and-paid-for Senators have blood on their hands. by Elisabeth Parker The United States is still reeling from the deadliest mass shooting in the nation’s history. Predictably, the horrific shooting that left 59 dead and over 500 wounded in…

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Dear Kellyanne Conway: The Media Isn’t to Blame for Scalise Shooting — Republicans Are (VIDEO)

June 16, 2017

In an interview on Fox & Friends, White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said she blames criticism of the Trump administration by the news media for the Wednesday shootings of two Republican congressmen. She followed that up by saying that her own…

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Look Who Donated to the 22 GOP Senators Who Urged Trump to Dump the Paris Treaty

June 1, 2017

Republican Senators Convince Trump to Abandon Climate Agreement for Donors In late May, Donald Trump decided to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement. In a scene out of a dystopian thriller, Trump used reality TV techniques to…

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REPORT: Trump Considering Climate-Change Denying Rick Perry For Key Environmental Position

November 19, 2016

Just when you think Donald Trump’s administration picks can’t get more ridiculous, he up and proves you wrong. Take former Texas Republican governor Rick Perry, for instance. Perry is being considered for a federal agency he wanted to disband — and…

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How 22 Million NRA Dollars Paid To These 9 Republicans Keeps Us Unsafe (CHARTS)

April 1, 2016

The NRA and their bought-and-paid-for Senators have blood on their hands. How could not one, but three gun bills fail to pass after last December’s two horrific mass shootings? How can our GOP-run congress remain so cruelly indifferent to our grief and outrage? Since Adam…

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The NRA Gave These 9 Senators Over $22 Million To Vote Down Gun Laws (CHART)

December 6, 2015

The NRA and their bought-and-paid-for Senators have blood on their hands. How can not one, but three gun bills fail to pass after two horrific mass shootings in just one week? How can our GOP-run congress remain so cruelly indifferent to our grief and outrage? Since…

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