Gun-owners for Trump

May 22, 2016
Attendees recite the pledge of allegiance before the National Rifle Association's NRA-ILA Leadership Forum during their annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Attendees recite the pledge of allegiance before the National Rifle Association’s NRA-ILA Leadership Forum during their annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

 

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Donald Trump won the endorsement of the powerful National Rifle Association over Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, who has vowed to take on the gun lobby and expand gun control measures.

Especially significant for the Republican frontrunner: the NRA’s support could extend beyond its four million members to solidify Trump’s status among conservatives who see protecting the U.S. Constitution’s Second Amendment as a top priority, writes Reuters Emily Flitter.

Click here to see more images from the NRA’s national convention in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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