Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Structure of the National Rifle Association

The Structure of the National Rifle Association

Former Republican congressman and current NRA board member Bob Barr described the structure of the National Rifle Association and how they make policy decisions.

Description

Former Republican congressman and current NRA board member Bob Barr described the structure of the National Rifle Association and how they make policy decisions.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Describe the way that the NRA is structured.
  • How does the NRA make decisions about which policies to support?
  • Describe the membership of the NRA. How is the NRA funded?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Board Of Directors
    • Committees
    • Dues-paying
    • Gun Legislation
    • Interest Group
    • Lobbying
    • National Rifle Association

    Topics

    Interest Groups & Lobbying