NRA Vows to Fight for Rights at Convention

Obama promises a new push on background checks as the NRA holds first convention since Sandy Hook.
2:08 | 05/06/13

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RELEASE kIn;oTODAY. The latest in the battle over gun rights and gun control. An overflow crowd at the convection this weekend heard leaders talk about fighting for their rr]rights. Jon karl is covering it from washington. Reporter: With the nra saying they'll stand and fight, the white house is promising a fight of its own. Vice president biden writing in an op ed saying they'll try to get the background checks through the senate. As nra members were meeting, gun control advocating were pointing to this video of a march shootout. An ohio man repeatedly fired at cops using an ak-47-style assault rifle. Glenn beck insisted no compromise on gun rights. Let us now start the conversation about responsibilities. The freedom of all mankind, make no mistake, is at stake. Reporter: Debate raged inside and outside of the nra convention sunday. The nra, I believere stronger than ever. January 14, 2013. Frazier was killed by gunshots at the age of 21. Reporter: It's the first convention since the shooting at sandy hook elementary and the first since the expansion of gak ground checks file failed in the senate. When it comes to gun, don't expect this crowd to back away from anything. Frightened citizens sheltered in place with no means to defend themselves. How many bostonians wished they HAD A GUN'÷o WEEKS AGO? Reporter: If his op ed, the vice president said the politics of gun control have changed. Those sthors that voted against the back ground check bill are facing a backlash. It will make it easier to pass the next time it comes up. Thank you, jon. Now to a scary start to shark season.

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