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NRA to Make Announcement Friday; What Do You Want to Hear From Them?

Fairfax-headquartered group issues statement about preventing future tragedies after shooting in Connecticut.

After days of silence, the National Rifle Association, headquartered in Fairfax, has released a statement on the tragic shooting in Newtown, CT, saying it will make "meaningful contributions to help make sure this never happens again" and pledged to make an announcement on Friday.

In the release, the organization begins to explain its silence, saying: "Out of respect for the families, and as a matter of common decency, we have given time for mourning, prayer and a full investigation of the facts before commenting." The organization announced it will hold a press conference Friday in Washington, D.C.

More details on Friday's press conference will be released when timing is deemed "appropriate," according to the statement.

In the interim, we want to know, what do you hope the NRA does in response to the Newtown tragedy?

EG December 20, 2012 at 03:57 PM
I would like them to emphasize the fact that the gun free school zone feel good political ideology is a proven failed "gun control" experiment. That our kids need armed security to protect them. That Gun free school zones are an invitation and advertisement to lunatics that Schools are a killing field playground. I would like them to clarify that those who take the guns away from our children's protectors are the ones that share the blood on their hands with the killer.

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