NRA President: Americans Are Buying Firearms Because They Fear Obama

From ThinkProgress Sun Jan 13 2013, 11:44:32

Gun sales skyrocketed at the end of 2012 after the tragic shootings in Newtown, Connecticut. The FBI conductedmore than 2 million criminal background checks ahead of gun purchases in December, according to the National Sports Shooting Association, representing a 58.6 percent increase over December 2011. The National Rifle Association usually encourages Americans to purchase guns [...]

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