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Gun Control / National Rifle Association Convention #393478

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 20, 2000
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Charlotte, North Carolina: Randall Pinkston) The gun control issue featured; scenes shown from the National Rifle Assn. convention. [National Rifle Assn. President Charlton HESTON - says the National Rifle Assn. is back.] [Executive vice president Wayne LaPIERRE - says we will beat presidential candidate Vice President Al Gore and that the Million Moms marched to keep President Clinton and Gore in power.] [National Rifle Assn. member Mark SIKORSKY - says moms back the NRA.] The NRA's efforts to rally political gun support noted. [Smith and Wesson Ken JORGENSEN - cites the NRA's response.] [HESTON - says "from my cold dead hand."]

Mitchell, Russ;
Pinkston, Randall

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