Saturday, December 20th, 2014

Statements about Guns

Mostly True

Many caveats to NRA's support

Kathleen Murphy

Kathleen Murphy

"The NRA supported background checks..."

— Virginia

True

State also in top 10 for overall homicide rate

False

Law doesn't prove Zimmerman's motivation

Mostly False

Small changes in just a few states

Mostly True

The VA has a say with vets

Pants on Fire!

NRA shoots and misses

 National Rifle Association

National Rifle Association

"Mary Landrieu voted to take away your gun rights."

— National

Mostly True

Accurately cites official figures, but they are an undercount

Mostly True

Except this year, and trend is down

False

It would take a lot more than that

Mostly False

Broad definition of "attack" can be misleading