NRA Calmly Discusses Legalizing Silencers Hours After Planned Parenthood Shooting

That cheery endorsement of loosening restrictions on highly destructive devices was issued by the NRA at 10:01PM on Friday, Nov. 27 2015, a few hours after a convicted criminal with easy access to an AK-47 assault rifle killed a law enforcement officer and two private citizens during a shooting spree at the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, CO.

You can always count on the gun lobby to say a minor inconvenience is more of a problem than a few (thousand) innocent lives.

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NRA pushing new bill to legalize silencers — to protect hunters ears

According to The Hill, Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) introduced the benign-sounding “Hearing Protection Act” last week that would legalize silencers in states where they are currently banned.

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