Today, the NRA released a statement on its site in regard’s to last Friday’s massacre in Newtown, CT, which left twenty children and six adults dead.
The National Rifle Association of America is made up of 4 million moms and dads, sons and daughters – and we were shocked, saddened and heartbroken by the news of the horrific and senseless murders in Newtown.
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 NRA is prepared to offer meaningful contributions to help make sure this never happens again.
The NRA is planning to hold a major news conference in the Washington, D.C., area on Friday, December 21.
Yesterday, Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe and a conservative republican, spoke for ten minutes about gun control in America. Watch his clip below.