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    it was claimed by former President Bill Clinton that the lobbying efforts of the NRA and other pro-gun groups that were directly responsible for the Democratic loss of the House of Representatives in the 2000 election and partially responsible for Al Gore's loss of the Presidency to George W. Bush. In an interview with CBS News on December 18th 2001, "You've got to give it to them, they've done a good job.

    They've probably had more to do than anyone else in the fact that we didn't win the house this time. And they hurt Al Gore."

    USA Today quipped, "Guns played a key role in Gore's loss of Arkansas, Tennessee, and West Virginia, any one of which could have delivered him the presidency."

    Who is mighty ? One who turns an enemy into a friend !

    by OMwordTHRUdaFOG on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 04:41:00 PM PST

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