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Money Over Lives: The NRA Mum About Raising Age Limit On Rifle Purchases

(Washington, DC) – The NRA opposes raising the minimum age for buying rifles, including AR-15 style assault weapons, despite what the Trump says. A statement from the gun rights group said it wouldn’t deprive 18-20 year olds of their constitutional right to own firearms.

Trump suggested that the NRA would support calls to raise the minimum age for purchasing long guns, from 18-21. In a White House meeting, Trump said the NRA is “ready to do things.”