TITLE

Thompson looks to shine at NRA; Giuliani, Romney may falter

AUTHOR(S)
Youngman, Sam
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/21/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 109, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Rifle Association (NRA) refuses to support former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and former New York city Mayor Rudy Giuliani in the U.S. NRA is reluctant to support the candidacy of Giuliani because he has a record on gun control measures during his term of office as a mayor. The group is also reluctant to support Romney because they were discouraged when it send a recorded speech instead of attending the group's celebration of American Values.
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26746305

 

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