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NRA Response Comes Under Attack

NRA Response Comes Under Attack

The National Rifle Association's response Friday to the Newtown school massacre — a proposal to post armed police officers in every school in the country — failed to impress many in Connecticut on a day when funerals were still being held for victims. "Walking out of another funeral and was handed the NRA transcript. The most revolting, tone-deaf statement I've ever seen," Democratic U.S. Sen.-elect Chris Murphy tweeted early Friday afternoon, after reading comments by NRA's top lobbyist, Wayne LaPierre. His Democratic colleague, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, chose different words for similar sentiments. "The NRA's statement is sadly and...

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