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White House, NRA to meet amid push for new gun control laws
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Quote:White House, NRA to meet amid push for new gun control laws

The White House and the nation's leading gun lobby will meet face to face Thursday amid an intensifying effort in Washington to craft new gun control measures, in what could be a testy session.

The National Rifle Association confirmed to Fox News that the group has accepted an invitation to meet with the Vice President Biden-led task force examining ways to curb gun violence. The task force was formed in the wake of the Connecticut school massacre and is running up against an end-of-the-month deadline to produce a set of proposals.

The administration says mental health and the entertainment industry will likely be examined as part of that process. But much of the discussion, and proposals from Democratic members of Congress, continue to center around gun control.

The NRA has been at the helm of fighting those proposals ever since the group broke its post-Connecticut silence and called for a national school security plan to install armed officers at every school in the country.

The White House and the NRA have found little common ground as the two groups craft separate responses to the tragedy. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney reiterated Tuesday that President Obama is "skeptical that putting more guns in schools would solve this problem."

It's unclear how the meeting Thursday will be structured. The NRA told Fox News that they are sending a representative to hear what the White House has to say. Carney, though, said the task force is "designed to get input" from others.

"Then the vice president's group will assess different actions," Carney said.

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The NRA's answer better not be anything other than "Go fuck yourself."
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Agreed, any compromise other than less regulation and I want my money back.

No more Boehnerism.
"In 4 more OMao years you won't like how America looks....I guarantee it."
“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” -- Thomas Jefferson
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I smell a sellout.
Shrug Ive got my eyes on you
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The NRA should send this one clip in response to OhBlowMe:



[Image: incubi+INK.jpg]. ABC,CBS,NBC,CNN no diff
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We need someone like Chuck Heston again, high profile ,respected, and a large set off balls.
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"Will you walk into my parlour?" said the Spider to the Fly,
I don't suffer from insanity.
I enjoy every minute of it.
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nomad;64686 Wrote:We need someone like Chuck Heston again, high profile ,respected, and a large set off balls.

Like Tom Selleck?





...seriously, I think he would do great.
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We need GOA leading the fight. They don't compromise. The NRA has before.
Live Free or Die
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