We recently described the NRA’s history of objecting to anti-poaching legislation and their newest target: Washington State’s I-1401. When we published that article, we only had scant proof of the NRA’s desires. Now we have more. NRA Western States Lobbyist Brian Judy, who discussed his hatred of direct democracy at a recent event, said something… Read more »
NRA lobbyist Brian Judy, who drew headlines just last year for (incorrectly and offensively) comparing background checks to Nazi gun policies and suggesting that Jewish supporters of gun violence prevention had forgotten the Holocaust, is at it again. At a recent NRA-ILA Grassroots meeting in the Washington State city of Federal Way, Judy gave his… Read more »
“When I found out about [I-594] and read the initiative, my first thought was Nazi Germany, Hitler’s gun registration and eventual confiscation.” Your first thought?
One year ago today, news outlets begin reporting that Brian Judy, who is still the National Rifle Association’s western states lobbyist, had compared Washington State’s Initiative 594 to Nazi gun policies. Mr. Judy claimed that common sense gun policies, like the background checks Initiative 594 proposed, somehow led to the extermination of millions of people. He suggested… Read more »