NRA


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NRA

abbr.
1. National Recovery Administration
2. National Rifle Association
3. Naval Reserve Association

NRA

(in Britain) abbreviation for
1. (Shooting) National Rifle Association
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) National Rivers Authority

NRA

or N.R.A.,

1. National Recovery Administration.
2. National Rifle Association.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.NRA - a powerful lobby that advocates the right to own and bear arms and rejects any gun regulation by the governmentNRA - a powerful lobby that advocates the right to own and bear arms and rejects any gun regulation by the government
pressure group, third house, lobby - a group of people who try actively to influence legislation
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12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Restaurant Association today announced an alliance with Quiris Media, which represents Bellavita Expo, a traveling exhibition made up of authentic Italian food and beverage producers, to bring their event to the United States for the first time ever during NRA Show 2016.
For example, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has blamed the NRA for stifling the movement toward gun control.
Our customers have loyally supported our products, while the NRA has loyally defended the Second Amendment.
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As regards social security payments, the NRA also registered a record collection rate, with receipts from social security contributions and health insurance contributions totaling nearly BGN 5.
com/jailed-nra-t-shirt-w-va-student-jared-marcum-14-arrested-after-refusing-remove-nra-shirt-1206805) Marcum was standing in his school's cafeteria line when a teacher told him that he had to either remove his NRA T-shirt or turn it inside out.
The NRA Home Defense Cabinet by Jotto Gear is a discreet gun cabinet with sliding mirrored front which features a proprietary biometric securing system.
At a hotel near the White House, NRA Chief Executive Wayne LaPierre said a debate among lawmakers would be long and ineffective, and that school children were better served by immediate action to send officers with firearms into schools.
Declan McGrath, for the NRA, said there was no inconsistency between how tolls were applied to the M50 and the NRA's interpretation of what should apply in relation to the M1 and other motorways.
This "carved out" NRA exception did not sit well with other gun-rights groups that would have to comply with the draconian regulations.
Matt Mackowiak, Flores' campaign manager, had this to say about the NRA endorsement via e-mail: "Bill Flores is a strong supporter of the 2nd amendment, filled out a perfect NRA questionnaire that received an AQ rating, is a life member of the NRA and the Texas State Rifle Association and has already been endorsed by Gun Owners of America.
NRA has long been a leader in defense of constitutionally protected political speech, and they had stepped up in opposition to this latest threat.