NRA: Background checks will fix nothing

NRA: Background checks will fix nothing

National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre used his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Friday to slam several gun related proposals currently making their way through the Senate and rebut critics would have called him “crazy.”

He accused gun control advocates of “just waiting for an unspeakable tragedy” like the December shootings at a Connecticut elementary school, so they could trot out ideas they have been pushing for years.

“It’s troubling and it’s saddening how quickly this whole debate has deteriorated,” he said. “They’ve offered nothing new… Sen.Dianne Feinstein admitted that she had her gun ban ready to go a year ago, tucked away in a drawer just waiting for the right opportunity.”

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