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Title: NRA endorses Lugar opponent, blasts senator's 'contempt' for gun owners
Post by: Big58cal on March 08, 2012, 11:52:40 AM
NRA endorses Lugar opponent, blasts senator's 'contempt' for gun owners
 
The National Rifle Association officially endorsed Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock (R) over Sen. Dick Lugar (R-Ind.) Wednesday morning, blasting Lugar for his "seeming contempt for gun owners in Indiana."
The endorsement, first reported (http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/214463-national-rifle-association-will-endorse-lugar-challenger-wednesday) by The Hill, is a body blow to the longtime senator's hopes of surviving a tough primary against Mourdock, who has Tea Party support.
 
Read more: The Hill.com (http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/senate-races/214673-nra-endorses-lugar-opponent-blasts-his-contempt-for-gun-owners)
 
Courtesy of the NRA-ILA (http://www.nraila.org/news-issues/in-the-news/2012/3/nra-endorses-lugar-opponent,-blasts-senator's-'contempt'-for-gun-owners.aspx?s=&st=&ps=)