Review: ‘The Guardian’ on the NRA

An excellent article from a paper hostile to the NRA, where they explain why the NRA has so much influence.

Why is the National Rifle Association so powerful? Here?s a clue: it?s not (just) about the money.

The?vast majority?of Americans support gun control, and yet Congress has failed to toughen laws even in the wake of?a series of mass shootings. With the NRA pouring money into political races at record levels it is an easy argument to make that the gun lobby has bought Washington ? but that fails to paint a full picture . . .