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29 April 2011

Politico (Washington DC)

Ahead of the NRA convention that kicks off today, the leader of the group predicts President Barack Obama will be defeated in 2012 – and the "big gun and hunting" states are going to deliver the fatal blow. "The truth is this election is going to be decided in all the big gun and hunting states," Wayne LaPierre, the National Rifle Association's executive vice president and CEO, told POLITICO. LaPierre, speaking on the eve of the NRA's annual two-day convention in... (

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