Shannon Watts @shannonrwatts Founder of @MomsDemand, grassroots army of @Everytown fighting for gun safety. Book “Fight Like A Mother” out May 28. IG: instagram.com/shannonrwatts May. 06, 2019 1 min read

BREAKING: New @NRA President Carolyn Meadows says Rep. Lucy McBath was elected because she's Black. "...it's wrong to say the reason she won was because of her anti-gun stance. ...it had to do with being a minority female."  https://www.mdjonline.com/news/new-nra-president-cobb-native-aiming-for-higher-membership-reclaiming/article_6732082c-6dc5-11e9-8018-0fe0132c64d9.html#utm_source=mdjonline.com&utm_campaign=%2Fnewsletters%2Fheadlines%2F%3F-dc%3D1557138614&utm_medium=email&utm_content=headline 

Meadows is also the leader of an organization that blocked the construction of a monument to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Stone Mountain, Georgia (there are already carvings there of Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson and Jefferson Davis).

 https://www.mediamatters.org/blog/2019/05/06/new-nra-president-carolyn-meadows-rep-lucy-mcbath-won-her-house-race-because-she-minority-female/223632?fbclid=IwAR0SmeihEp2rfUGHU0VQJjvaaPo8OOsEjzkL8euWJbCULDz8TcMZssYZKQU 

Why would ANY lawmaker associate with the @NRA given their blatant and strategic use of bigotry, racism, misogyny and homophobia to advance an agenda that only serves to line their pockets? Any and all who do will be held accountable in 2019 elections and beyond - count on it.


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