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Gun Control / NRA Convention #1052400

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 03, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Houston: Gabe Gutierrez) The NRA convention in Houston 2 weeks after the Senate’s failed vote on background checks for gun buyers reviewed; scenes shown of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin speaking and a protest on behalf of gun violence victims; TV ad from demandaction.org, a movement partially paid for by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, shown. [NRA member Martin BAKER – comments on the Second Amendment.] [NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPIERRE†- says we will never back away…] [Newtown school shooting victim’s father Neil HESLIN††- says he wishes for a moment they could be in his place.] [NRA member Larry ALDER‡- speaks against gun control legislation.] Plans for political commentator Glenn Beck to speak tomorrow noted.

Williams, Brian;
Gutierrez, Gabe

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