Smith & Wesson is a top gun industry financial contributor and “corporate partner” of the National Rifle Association (NRA).

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Sen. Chris Murphy urged politicians to stand up to the National Rifle Association because while “[t]he gun lobby is certainly politically powerful … it loses as many races as it wins.” But the NRA has won the vast majority of recent congressional races in which it heavily invested.

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The NRA’s direct contributions to legislative candidates that election cycle totaled nearly $260,000, according to data maintained by the National Institute on Money in State Politics, plus an additional $135,000 to the California Republican Party. They have steadily dwindled ever since, reaching no contribution this year, though the group has separately reported about $37,000 in independent spending for 11 legislative races.

 

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In the 1990s, gun control became a winning campaign issue for California Democrats, including former Gov. Gray Davis and Attorney General Bill Lockyer, who were both elected in 1998. The following year, Davis signed four new laws, including a requirement for trigger locks, the state’s first significant momentum on firearm regulations in a decade.


California gun groups leading the campaign against Proposition 63, such as the Firearms Policy Coalition and Gun Owners of California, said they are proud to be associated with the NRA and appreciate what it has done to help them. The NRA put about $116,000 into a joint lobbying effort at the Capitol this session.


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In 2009, we wrote an Ask FactCheck item for readers who wanted to know, “Did gun control in Australia lead to more murders there last year?” The answer at the time was “no,” and that’s still the case.

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The defeat of Assemblyman Winfield Shoemaker, a Santa Barbara Democrat targeted in 1968 after he introduced the state’s first comprehensive gun control bill in the wake of several high-profile political assassinations, set a chilling precedent for lawmakers for decades.

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“The NRA is the Coca-Cola of the gun rights movement,” said Brandon Combs, president of the Firearms Policy Coalition. “They’ve been around for 100 years, and they have brand recognition. Why not attack the thing that everybody knows?”

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While widely recognized today as a major political force and as America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights, the NRA has, since its inception, been the premier firearms education organization in the world. But our successes would not be possible without the tireless efforts and countless hours of service our nearly four million members have given to champion Second Amendment rights and support NRA programs. As former Clinton spokesman George Stephanopoulos said, "Let me make one small vote for the NRA. They're good citizens. They call their Congressmen. They write. They vote. They contribute. And they get what they want over time."

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Sam Paredes, executive director of Gun Owners of California, said the NRA doesn’t have extra money to dump into California because it would take away from “critically important” races to elect a president that will nominate pro-Second Amendment judges and a U.S. Senate that will confirm them.