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Dems welcome the gun debate to the campaign the presidential season, candidates jockeyed for bragging rights over who had the lowest rating from the National Rifle Association.The return of the gun debate comes in the first White House contest since the December 2012 shootings in Newtown...
Nation and World
Clinton's strong debate is warning for GOP

...referenced Republicans a dozen times during the two-hour debate, even putting the party alongside the Iranians and National Rifle Association on a list of enemies she was proud to have made.David Plouffe, an architect of Obama's two campaigns...
Nation and World
Oregon senators call for gun control after Roseburg shooting make it a federal crime to purchase a gun on behalf of someone who's prohibited from owning them.The National Rifle Association says in a statement that the Oregon gunman passed a background check. The NRA says the underlying issue is...
Nation and World
Are gun violence researchers becoming an endangered species?

...threats, took an early leading role in fostering more research into violence. But beginning in the 1980s, the National Rifle Association tried to discredit CDC-funded studies, accusing the agency and the researchers the agency funded of incompetence...
Nation and World
Pull! Trap shooters start Juneau Trap Team for youth

...the team use its facilities for free, and at the end of April the team received a $17,000 grant from the National Rifle Association - something that'll make a big difference for the kids, Kappler said."We're going to buy guns we can customize...
There's a license plate for that

You can get license plates to show you're pro-choice, pro-life or to tout National Rifle Association membership. You can get plates that show support for University of Alaska Anchorage or Fairbanks (sorry, UAS). If you're...
State | AK legislature
NRA says it won't endorse in Senate race

JUNEAU - The National Rifle Association has decided to not endorse in Alaska's U.S. Senate...In 2010, Begich made similar comments about Kagan.The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund has endorsed Republican U.S...
Spokesman: NRA won't endorse in Alaska Senate race

JUNEAU - The National Rifle Association doesn't plan to endorse in Alaska's U.S. Senate race.The NRA's political arm in recent filings disclosed ad buys in...
Juneau Mercantile & Armory opens

...moving bear target) and the Bear Cub Package.With safety in mind, Juneau Mercantile & Armory will also offer National Rifle Association-certified classes, including Basic Pistol, Personal Protection in Your Home, Firearm Safety in Your Home...
Alaskans ask Legislature to open UA campuses to guns

...about the bill at a Monday committee meeting, but no one spoke for the proposal that day.Brian Judy of the National Rifle Association was given the first slot of testimony time Wednesday to respond to issues Gamble brought up two days before...
State | AK legislature


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