Texas lawmakers approve safe gun storage program despite NRA

U.S. 05/27/19, 16:10

Lawmakers in gun-loving Texas have quietly gone around the National Rifle Association by slipping language into a massive spending bill that would fund a $1 million public safety campaign on gun storage.The last-minute move late Sunday sets up a political ...

NRA’s LaPierre fends off backlash, wins re-election as CEO

U.S. 04/29/19, 16:31

Wayne LaPierre, the fiery public face of the National Rifle Association for decades, fended off a backlash inside the organization over its finances and direction, winning re-election Monday as the gun lobby's CEO. The move, announced on the NRA magazine's American ...

Update: LaPierre retains top post at NRA

U.S. 04/29/19, 16:10

The Latest on the turmoil in the top ranks of the National Rifle Association(all times local):4:05 p.m.Wayne LaPierre, the fiery head of the National Rifle Association, survived a challenge to his leadership on Monday.A visitor to the at the National ...

Trump says NRA ‘under siege’ by New York investigation

New York 04/29/19, 12:07

President Donald Trump says the National Rifle Association is "under siege" in New York after state Attorney General Letitia James announced an investigation into the organization. The Republican president tweeted Monday that James and her fellow Democrat, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, are ...

New York investigating National Rifle Association’s finances

New York 04/27/19, 19:43

New York state's attorney general has begun an investigation into the National Rifle Association.Kelly Donnelly, a spokeswoman for Attorney General Letitia James, said Saturday that James' office has issued subpoenas as part of an investigation related to the NRA.William A. ...

Update: Trump says gun owners should vote Republican

Politics 04/26/19, 11:52

The Latest on President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association (all times local): 12:50 p.m. President Donald Trump says gun owners should get ready to vote for Republicans. He told the National Rifle Association Friday that his political opponents "want to take ...

NRA sues Los Angeles over disclosure law for contractors

U.S. 04/24/19, 14:21

The National Rifle Association sued Los Angeles on Wednesday over a new law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the gun rights group.The lawsuit filed in U.S. court claims the law is unconstitutional ...

NRA has history of advising gun-rights groups outside US

U.S. 04/14/19, 11:31

The recent revelation that National Rifle Association representatives had met with Australian politicians to discuss talking points after a mass shooting generated outrage from various politicians.The reality is that the NRA has been exerting its influence on gun debates outside ...

Update: NRA backs suit on synagogue-inspired gun control

U.S. 04/09/19, 13:16

The Latest on Pittsburgh's effort to restrict firearms and ammunition (all times local):2:15 p.m.A lawsuit backed by the National Rifle Association has been filed in opposition to Pittsburgh's new gun control laws.Family members Tree of Life synagogue shooting victims listen ...

House approves domestic violence law amid dispute over guns

Politics 04/04/19, 12:12

The House voted Thursday to reauthorize a 25-year-old law that helps victims of domestic and sexual violence, despite complaints by Republicans that Democrats were politicizing the popular law by expanding gun control. The bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act ...

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