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Aurora theater shooting victims' families urge Warner Bros. to stop supporting NRA-backed candidates ahead of "Joker" release

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"Physician organization PACs have a financial impact on NRA-backed congressmembers. They currently contribute to politicians with voting records inconsistent with their own policy recommendations."

“Please do not squander it by acceding to NRA-backed proposals or other weak ideas that will do nothing to stop the continuing, horrific spread of gun violence and may, in some cases, actually make our communities less safe.”

“If they can stare-down NRA-backed primaries and win that will show every Republican on the Hill that the NRA can be beaten.”

“If they can stare-down NRA-backed primaries and win that will show every Republican on the Hill that the NRA can be beaten.”

"NRA gets results in one phone call with president" Trump told NRA chief he is dropping push for background checks, partly because NRA backed him in 2016: As I argued here, don't discount Trump's naked self-interest as a factor:

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Eventually, my Republican colleagues, democracy will catch up with you. 90% of your voters support universal background checks. In 2018, guns was the no. 2 issue for voters who chose Democrats and 32 (!!) NRA-backed incumbent Republicans lost. Democracy's coming.

‘My heart breaks for these families.’ — Here’s how NRA-backed congresspeople responded to questions about gun violence

‘My heart breaks for these families.’ — Here’s how NRA-backed congresspeople responded to questions about gun violence

After research on gun violence in the 1990s found that firearms do not make people safer, the NRA backed a federal funding freeze on gun policy research. It's still in effect today.

27 NRA backed candidates lost tonight! The most ever. Thank you @AMarch4OurLives !

While there were some heartbreakers last night (Gillum and Beto), there is a tremendous amount to celebrate. • Youth voter turnout was through the roof. • More NRA backed candidates lost than ever before. • Democrats have taken back the house, with over 100 women elected.

Publix has suspended its political contributions as it reevaluates its giving processes, the grocery chain said. This comes days after Parkland student David Hogg called for a "die-in" to protest Publix's support for an NRA-backed gubernatorial candidate.

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A 2-year study of gun research in the US has two major conclusions: - Gun control leads to fewer deaths - More research is needed, starting with lifting the (NRA-backed) federal funding freeze on gun studies

NRA-backed South Florida lawmakers say gun control laws won’t prevent mass shootings

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Boyfriend of Va. reporter fatally shot on live TV in 2015 is running for office - against an NRA-backed candidate.

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