general asssembly http://ripr.org en Why the NRA is Lobbying Lawmakers on Smith Hill http://ripr.org/post/why-nra-lobbying-lawmakers-smith-hill <p>Today on Smith Hill, a lobbyist with the National Rifle Association and a captain in the Rhode Island State Police are meeting with lawmakers for an informal session. They are coming at the request of Woonsocket Democrat Representative Lisa Badelli-Hunt. She says lawmakers need more information if they’re going to intelligently consider gun legislation this session.</p><p>Rhode Island Public Radio political analyst Scott MacKay joins afternoon host Dave Fallon to discuss the meeting and what it means for gun control measures in the state. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 19:10:19 +0000 Scott MacKay & Dave Fallon 11053 at http://ripr.org Why the NRA is Lobbying Lawmakers on Smith Hill