Please read more at the link. A very good article. I couldn't have said it better myself.NRA shoots itself in the foot with the endorsement of Markey over Gardner
To anyone who still believes the National Rifle Association cares more about protecting your Second Amendment rights than it does about kissing up to powerful politicians, it's time to wake up and smell the coffee.
For the NRA, the Second Amendment has become little more than an expedient tool for raising money, striking political compromises, and maintaining access to those in power.
This week, the NRAâ€™s Political Victory Fund endorsed liberal Democrat Congresswoman Betsy Markey, who cares so deeply about the Second Amendment that she didnâ€™t even bother to return the NRAâ€™s survey when she first ran for Congress two years ago.
Itâ€™s simple: the NRA likes to play it safe by backing incumbents...
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