The NRA "member benefits" page offers savings on a credit card, hearing aids, life insurance, home security systems, vehicle purchases, moving fees, prescription drugs, and branded checkbooks, among other things.
On Friday, LifeLock owner Symantec, Hertz, North American and Allied Van Lines, and insurer MetLife announced they would break off from the NRA.
Membership of the NRA comes with discounts on goods and services including vehicle rental, hotels, home insurance and wine.
Over the past week, several notable businesses have either cut ties with the NRA or demanded measures from the association to address gun violence in the U.S. This is why they are directly severing ties but allowing for third-parties to make their own choices, commenting: "Visa has no contractual or financial relationship with the NRA".
"Customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA, " Langin said.
Vehicle rental company Enterprise said this week it is ending a discount program for NRA members.
Company spokespeople would not elaborate on the announcements.
None of the companies immediately responded to requests for comment on the letters. Even forgetting demographics, Enterprise should consider that 5 million possible vehicle renters will no longer consider any of these three companies when they need a auto. "Get back hundreds of dollars more than you pay in dues" and offers "benefits" running the gamut from home and auto insurance to prescription drug discounts to the "Official Wine Club of the NRA".
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"What they want is more restrictions on the law-abiding", LaPierre said.
None of the companies gave details about why or when they made a decision to cut ties with the NRA, but the news comes as the hashtag #BoycottNRA has taken social media by storm.
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre said this week at the Conservative Political Action Conference, that those advocating for stricter gun control are exploiting the Florida shooting which killed 17 people, mostly high-school students. Some gun-control groups also questioned why the NRA was being given such a prominent platform in the debate, both by CNN and in Trump's remarks.
Lockton, another insurance firm, continues to underwrite policies for the NRA Carry Guard program, according to the NRA's website.
Also Friday, Wyndham Worldwide, parent company of major hotel brands including Travelodge, Howard Johnson, Ramada and Days Inn, tweeted that it "is no longer affiliated with the NRA".
Trump, who has backed gun rights and has been supported by the NRA, raised the idea of arming teachers during an emotional, hourlong discussion with people affected by school shootings. "We ended our relationship with the NRA late previous year", a spokesperson told NPR.
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America - founded after 20 first-graders were shot and killed at a school in CT in December 2012 - sent letters to Apple Inc, AT&T Inc, Amazon, Alphabet Inc's Google, and Roku Inc on Friday, asking them to drop NRATV from their products. Bloomberg News reports the Florida Retirement System Pension Plan held more than 41,000 shares in American Outdoor Brands Co.
Germany took gold on Wednesday night, with one of the U.S. teams right behind with silver, and Canada with bronze. Korea is in the 9th with three golds, two silver and two bronze medals totaling seven medals.
Syrian state news agency SANA said on Friday that factions in the besieged suburbs shelled neighborhoods of Damascus. It said one of the shells hit a hospital, damaging its intensive care unit as well as cars parked nearby.
With report of the PNB scam, reports also came that Nirav Modi and other accused in the case have already fled the country. Citing data from worldwide organisations, the prime minister said India has become stronger over the past four years.
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They say a quality health care system can cultivate singular responsibility and in the meantime bolster individuals in require. Last year, the Republican Trump administration slashed the ad budget for the Affordable Care Act's 2018 sign-up season.
The result has been an influx of talented athletes capable of putting up the monster technical numbers required to succeed. No matter the cause, Red Gerard won not only the gold medal, but the hearts of many Americans watching his miraculous run.
The 2018 car's predecessor, the SF70H, was Ferrari's most competitive F1 offering in years, helping Vettel to five race wins. Asked about potential "mind games", Hamilton smiled. "I just drive faster".
This device is expected to be even more advanced version and may take a significant chunk of the limelight at the MWC event. What are you excited about for MWC? The small screen will be called the K8 (2018), while the big screen K10 (2018).
Names of Victims Released in Ironwood Fire
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LaSalle Hotel Properties reports 4Q results
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Trump suggests armed deputy at Florida school was a 'coward'
He spoke as staff members were returning to Stoneman Douglas High School for the first time since the massacre. "Alaina Petty. The walkout is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m., and will last 17 minutes to honor each of the victims at Parkland.
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