Today’s highly interesting read (02/27/18): The NRA just got a new member. Here’s why this mom of two joined the group

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Today’s read comes from Lauren DeBellis Appell who  was deputy press secretary for then-Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., in his successful 2000 re-election campaign, as well as assistant communications director for the Senate Republican Policy Committee (2001-2003).

As a mom of kids in elementary school, I became a proud member of the NRA for the first time last week. I did so because the absence of common sense that I’ve witnessed recently is alarming to me as a parent.

We’ve seen deeply misguided hatred and rage directed toward people who want to protect themselves with a gun rather than targeted at the heart of the problem. It’s time for reason and sound judgement to prevail.

She probably won’t get interviewed by CNN.

Read her column here.

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (02/27/18): The NRA just got a new member. Here’s why this mom of two joined the group

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