The Associated Press issued a correction on Monday after reporting that the National Rifle Association was banning guns at its annual meeting during Vice President Mike Pence's speech. Therefore, "firearms and firearm accessories, knives or weapons of any kind will be prohibited in the forum prior to and during his attendance". He was not one of the politicians rated on the NRA's most-recent grades in 2010. Fla., shooting, immediately ripped into the NRA for becoming what he said was "a hilarious parody of itself".
"It's ironic that they feel they need to ban guns to protect themselves especially after their main philosophy has been more guns = more protection yet they don't think they need to protect our kids in the same way", David Hogg, 17, a Parkland senior who became an outspoken gun control advocate after surviving the shooting, said in a text to the Los Angeles Times.
A parent whose 14-year-old was killed in the Parkland school massacre, Fred Guttenberg, tweeted, "On so many levels, this is enlightening". "However once they placed on a conference, the weapons are a priority?"
NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch, who has long criticized coverage of the organization, said the misleading reporting damages the media's credibility. The petition has 45,739 signatures in direction of it 50,000 objective.
The trip would be Trump's fourth consecutive address to the NRA's annual meeting.
Editor's note: The headline and text for this story were changed to clarify that the NRA says the Secret Service made the decision to ban guns from convention events where Vice President Pence and President Trump are expected to appear.
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And the Trump administration has been working to limit asylum further , as NPR's Joel Rose reported last month. She plans to give the Central Americans advice for their asylum cases before many of them cross on Sunday.
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