Issues by Topic: Politics

October 26, 2006

NRA – PVF Endorses Incumbent Congressman Charles Boustany for Re-Election to Louisiana’s 7th District

Fairfax, VA—Congressman Charles Boustany, running for re-election in Louisiana’s 7th District, has received the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF)’s endorsement. NRA-PVF...
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October 16, 2006

Our Rights Hang in The Balance

With anti-gun extremists Nancy Pelosi poised to become Speaker of the House, and John Conyers chairman of the important House Judiciary Committee, the threat to gun owners’ rights could not be more real in this congressional election.
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October 16, 2006

Standing Guard November 2006

That intrinsic tyranny is why the Founders created the Bill of Rights. That is why we have a Second Amendment. And that is why federal judges who will uphold that right in the face of a radical majority are so important.
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October 16, 2006

Letter to NRA Members

NRA Executive Vice-President Wayne LaPierre and NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris Cox tell us just how important the upcoming elections are for the future of our Second Amendment rights.
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October 16, 2006

Elect A Second Amendment-Safe Senate

Mid-term elections may not grab the attention like years when there’s a race for the White House, but the importance of the 2006 U.S. Senate elections cannot be overlooked by Americans who value their Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
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October 16, 2006

Our Legislative Future Is At Risk

Our recent victories and future legislative objectives are at risk this Election Day if gun owners don’t rally and go to the polls to support the true friends of the Second Amendment.
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October 12, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Ben Nelson for U.S. Senate An A+ Candidate—NRA-PVF’s Highest Possible Rating

Norfolk, NE—In a series of media events across Nebraska today, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) announced its endorsement of U.S. Senator Ben Nelson. “I...
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October 12, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Casey Cagle in Georgia’s Lt. Governor Race Candidate Earns “A+” grade

Fairfax, VA – The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) proudly announced its endorsement of Casey Cagle for Lieutenant Governor of Georgia this Election Day on...
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October 6, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses State Rep. Diane Rice for Re-election

NRA-PVF Endorses State Rep. Diane Rice for Re-election Fairfax, VA – The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) proudly endorses incumbent Rep. Diane Rice (HD-71)...
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October 2, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson

Roswell, NM - The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) announces its endorsement of incumbent Governor Bill Richardson for re-election in New Mexico’s gubernatorial...
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October 2, 2006

NRA – PVF Endorses Thurbert E. Baker forRe-Election as Attorney General of Georgia

An A+ Candidate—NRA-PVF’s Highest Possible Rating Fairfax, VA—The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to announce its endorsement of Attorney General...
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October 2, 2006

Congress Passes NRA-backed “Disaster Recovery Personal Protection Act of 2006”

Fairfax, VA- The National Rifle Association (NRA) and law-abiding gun owners scored a significant victory when the United States Congress acted to prohibit the confiscation of legal...
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September 28, 2006

NRA – PVF Endorses Larry Frisoli for Attorney General of Massachusetts

Fairfax, VA—The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse Larry Frisoli in his bid for Massachusetts Attorney General. "Law-abiding gun owners...
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September 28, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Congressman Jim GibbonsFor Governor of Nevada

Fairfax, VA—The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to endorse Congressman Jim Gibbons (R-2) for Governor of Nevada. “The NRA is synonymous with...
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September 25, 2006

Standing Guard: To Protect The Second Amendment, Vote

Only by voting can we stop the Schumer-Emanuel gun-ban machine from taking power and destroying the Second Amendment we�ve fought so long and so hard to protect.
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September 22, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Lynn Swann For Governor of Pennsylvania

Fairfax, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to endorse Lynn Swann for Governor of Pennsylvania. “The NRA is synonymous with defending the...
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September 22, 2006

Governors Races 2006: Who Will Hold The Veto Pens

In the fight to control the legislative agendas in the 50 state legislatures, the significance of the outcome of the gubernatorial races looms large. NRA members know well how a friendly governor is an asset to the progress of pro-gun legislation. We also know too well how an enemy of gun owners’ rights can be a major obstacle, with no more stark example than Gov. Jim Doyle of Wisconsin, who has twice vetoed Right-to-Carry in the Dairy State.
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September 22, 2006

Missouri: A Talent For Protecting Freedom

Missouri gun owners, beware: You stand to lose a faithful friend and effective ally on Capitol Hill if U.S. Senator Jim Talent is defeated by anti-gun challenger Claire McCaskill in this November’s elections.
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September 22, 2006

Minnesota: A Kennedy Could Save Your Gun Rights

If you’re like most gun owners, when you hear the name “U.S. Sen. Kennedy,” you instinctively reach for your Bill of Rights to protect it from the gun-ban zealotry of Ted Kennedy from Massachusetts.
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September 19, 2006

NRA – PVF Endorses Jon Kyl for Re-Election to U.S. Senate in Arizona

Fairfax, VA—The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is announcing its endorsement of U.S. Senator Jon Kyl for re-election in Arizona. NRA-PVF Chairman Chris...
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September 12, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Bob Corker for U.S. Senate

Fairfax, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is announcing its endorsement of former Chattanooga Mayor Bob Corker for United States Senate in Tennessee. “We...
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August 28, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses J.B. Van Hollen for Attorney General in Wisconsin’s GOP Primary

(Fairfax, VA) -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to endorse J.B. Van Hollen in the September 12 Republican Primary for Wisconsin Attorney...
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August 24, 2006

Chris W. Cox's Political Report: “Disaster Recovery Personal Protection Act”

One of the most pressing issues of our time--prohibiting the confiscation of lawfully owned firearms during times of emergency--is drawing votes of support from politicians with anti-gun voting records that stretch over decades. We’ll take the votes--but we won’t be taken for fools.
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August 24, 2006

Chris W. Cox's Political Report: Pro-Gun Lip Service

More and more anti-gun candidates have realized that they must give lip service to the Second Amendment, camouflaging their real anti-freedom agendas until they are safely in office.
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August 24, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses U.S. Representative Marsha Blackburn for TN District 7

(Fairfax, VA) – The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse incumbent Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn for re-election in Tennessee's District...
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August 24, 2006

De-Clintonizing America

Thanks to your votes and grassroots efforts, efforts, pro-Second Amendment majorities in Congress have ripped out most of Bill Clinton’s anti-gun legacy. Now, however, anti-gun forces are working to take over control of the Senate and House in November.
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August 14, 2006

Anti-Gunners Don Camo As Elections Loom

Seeking to pick up the baton dropped by the ham-fisted Americans for Gun Safety, the American Hunters and Shooters Association (AHSA) has arrived on the scene to become the latest front group for the anti-gun movement in America.
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August 5, 2006

NRA - PVF Endorses U.S. RepresentativeAlan Mollohan for WV District 1 Primary

(Fairfax, VA) -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to announce it's endorsement of incumbent Congressman Alan Mollohan in West Virginia’s 1st...
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July 27, 2006

Chris W. Cox's Political Report: Annual Meeting 2006

Gov. Jim Doyle and his allies need to explain why they don’t trust the people who elected them, who pay their salaries and who pick up the tab for their armed security 365 days a year!
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July 18, 2006

NRA - PVF Endorses U.S. Representative Joe Schwarz for MI District 7 Primary

(Fairfax, VA) -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse incumbent Congressman Joe Schwarz in Michigan’s District 7. Chris Cox, NRA’s chief...
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June 20, 2006

NRA - PVF Endorses Lieutenant Governor Andre' Bauer for Re-Election in South Carolina

Fairfax, VA-The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) has endorsed Lieutenant Governor Andre' Bauer in South Carolina’s runoff election Tuesday, June 27, 2006.   "Law-abiding...
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April 25, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Ted Strickland in Ohio’s 2006 Democrat Gubernatorial Primary

Fairfax, VA—The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is pleased to endorse Congressman Ted Strickland in Ohio’s Democrat Gubernatorial Primary on May 2, 2006.   “The...
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April 20, 2006

NRA-PVF Endorses Gov. Heineman in Nebraska Gubernatorial Primary

Fairfax, VA -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse incumbent Governor Dave Heineman in the Republican Gubernatorial Primary race on May...
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March 20, 2006

NRA - PVF Endorses U.S. Representative Don Sherwood for PA District 10 Primary

(Fairfax, VA) -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse incumbent Congressman Don Sherwood in Pennsylvania’s District 10.   Chris Cox,...
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February 7, 2006

Sen. Rick Santorum Introduces S. 2249 The Sportsmen's Privacy Protection Act

(Fairfax, VA) - This afternoon Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) introduced legislation to eliminate the requirement in the 1996 Welfare Reform Bill that requires hunters and fishermen to...
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October 26, 2005

President Bush Signs "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act”Landmark NRA Victory Now Law

(Washington, DC) - President George W. Bush today signed into law the National Rifle Association (NRA)-backed "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act" (S. 397) ending politically...
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October 4, 2005

NRA Endorses Bill Bolling for Lt. Governor

 (FAIRFAX, VA)  --  The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) endorsed Bill Bolling for Lieutenant Governor of Virginia.     “Bill Bolling is a dedicated leader...
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August 30, 2005

Important Statement From NRA Chief Lobbyist and Chairman of NRA’s Political Action Committee Chris W. Cox on Virginia’s Gubernatorial Race

  The National Rifle Association-Political Victory Fund would like to congratulate Jerry Kilgore on the successful launch of “Sportsmen for Kilgore.”   Every election year, many...
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August 26, 2005

Kaine Continues to Mislead Virginia Voters on Second Amendment

STATEMENT FROM NRA CHIEF LOBBYIST CHRIS W. COX Today’s “Sportsmen for Kaine” unveiling is just another attempt by Tim Kaine to hide his true gun control record.  But this smoke and...
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June 16, 2005

NRA Urges Tim Kaine to Stop Misleading Virginia Voters

  Fairfax, VA - In a brazen attempt to mislead Virginia voters, Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Tim Kaine deliberately misused comments made by former NRA President Charlton Heston. ...
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