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January 18th, 2013
11:20 PM ET

Is the NRA winning the Gun Debate?

Is the NRA Unbeatable? Despite that the number of households with guns is on the decline and many NRA candidates did not win this past November.

The powerful gun lobbying group has seen its membership grow by more than 250,000 in just the past month - since the Newtown massacre and President Obama, who's made gun control a priority in his second term, is struggling to get the American public on his side.

The latest CNN poll shows 49% of Americans disapprove of how the President has handled gun control.

OutFront tonight: Aaron Blake - a political reporter for the Washington Post who wrote about this very topic today.
And CNN contributors Reihan Salam and Roland Martin.


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