© 2022 All Rights reserved WUSF
News, Jazz, NPR
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

NRA Looks to Expand on 'Perceived Threat' Victory

Florida Gov. Jeb Bush signed a law this week that broadens citizens' rights to use deadly force in response to a perceived threat — a huge lobbying victory for the National Rifle Association. The gun advocacy group now plans to duplicate that success in other states.

Copyright 2005 NPR

Tags
Eric Weiner
Eric Weiner is a national correspondent for NPR.org. Based in Washington, DC, he writes news and analysis for NPR's website.
WUSF 89.7 depends on donors for the funding it takes to provide you the most trusted source of news and information here in town, across our state, and around the world. Support WUSF now by giving monthly, or make a one-time donation online.