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NRA Ranks Idaho U.S. Reps Highly

Incumbent GOP Reps. Mike Simpson and Raul Labrador have received grades of “A-plus” and “A,” respectively, from the National Rifle Association. According to the NRA’s website, an A-plus candidate is “a legislator with not only an excellent voting record on all critical NRA issues, but who has also made a vigorous effort to promote and defend the Second Amendment.” An A signifies a “solidly pro-gun candidate” who “has supported NRA positions on key votes in elective office or (is) a candidate with a demonstrated record of support on Second Amendment issues”/Kevin Richert, Idaho Statesman. More here.

Question: Is a candidate's NRA grade important to you?


Read more here: http://voices.idahostatesman.com/2012/04/02/krichert/idaho_elections_simpson_gets_aplus_form_nra_labrador_scores_a#storylink=twt#storylink=cpy#storylink=cpy



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