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By Ron Carter / September 16, 2019

The NRA September Board Meeting Nutshell

At the conclusion of his speech Wayne appointed Jason Ouimet to be the new head of NRA-ILA. However, he didn’t realize the board had to vote in Jason Ouimet so with a quick correction by Cotton the board was on to a vote which essentially approve LaPierre’s will.

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By admin / September 13, 2019

1 In 5 Million: A Member Attends Day 1 Of The NRA Board Meetings

Yesterday, Save The Second Board Member Rob Pincus attended the NRA Board Meeting… for about 15 minutes. Unfortunately, he was the only 1 of 5 Million NRA Members that showed up to try to learn the truth about what was going on inside the NRA Board and to lobby for Reform inside the troubled organization. Ostensibly, the NRA Board Meetings, including the committee meetings that occur the days before the main events, are open to The Members. In practice, the NRA does not encourage Members to participate, nor do they make it easy.

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By admin / September 11, 2019

It Is Over, But It Is Just Getting Started

The 76 in 76 campaign was a small campaign that led up to this week. This week is a very important week for the history of the NRA. It is the Fall Board Meeting. Just before the Spring Board meeting in Indianapolis this year, Jeff Knox wrote and opinion on ammoland titled:

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By Ron Carter / September 6, 2019

Dear Mrs Hammer

Now, it is reported that you have taken out illegal loans thanks to your nonprofit, Unified Sportsmen of Florida, at a super low interest so that you could buy and refinance real estate. We know that our NRA has given hundreds of thousands of dollars to your nonprofit, including $270,000 in 2018. Is this where our member dues and charitable donations are going? To help purchase and refinancing your personal real estate, Mrs Hammer?

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By admin / September 6, 2019

New ILA General Counsel Brings More Baggage And No Specific Experience To The Job…

The NRA has been typically opaque with Members and American Gun Owners about this hire, although it was announced internally. We were tipped off to the lawyer’s problematic background and thought it was worth starting a conversation about.

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By admin / September 1, 2019

Save The Second Podcast Episode Two

In our second episode we were honored to have special guest John Richardson with us. You can find his blog here: http://onlygunsandmoney.blogspot.com/ and be sure to check him out the Polite Society Podcast!

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By admin / August 31, 2019

Marion Hammer’s August 29th Letter Discussion

This is an excerpt from the Save the Second Podcast, episode two. In this except we hear from Anthony Garcia and Ron Carter. To hear the entire podcast visit us on iTunes, YouTube, and your other favorite podcast provider.

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By admin / August 29, 2019

Dissident Donor Slams NRA & Marion Hammer With Bylaw Citations Related To Possible Corruption Issues

Meanwhile, Dell’Aquilla continues to gain support from high net-worth individuals who have pledged to withhold donations until there is regime change at the NRA. He currently has arranged over 150 Million in withhold funds. He has also initiated a class action lawsuit against the NRA on behalf of Members and Donors who feel their money has been misused. Learn more about his activities at his website.

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By admin / August 25, 2019

Save The Second Podcast

Last Sunday (August 25th, 2019) Save the Second created a podcast. You can listen or watch below. We hope to have an episode next week as well. Thanks for watching!

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By admin / August 23, 2019

Save The Second On NPR

Rob Pincus spoke with NPR’s Here & Now on August 23rd to speak about why it is important to American Gun Owners that the National Rifle Association begin earnest reforms and get out from under the current cloud of scandal surrounding Wayne LaPierre and the Board of Directors.

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By admin / August 19, 2019

A Sixth NRA Director Resigns

August 19th, 2019, Childress submitted his resignation letter to the NRA Board of Directors. That brings the total of directors who have resigned post NRAAM ’19 to six. Richard Childress, Julie Golob, Sean Maloney, Esther Schneider, Timothy Knight and Pete Brownell.

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By admin / August 18, 2019

Madam President, Fox News

“SPURRED ON BY THE ANTI-GUN MEDIA, THESE DESTRUCTIVE FORCES ACCUSE WAYNE OF AN EVER-CHANGING LITANY OF BASELESS OFFENSES AND CLAIM HE IS MISMANAGING THE ASSOCIATION.”

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