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Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president and chief executive officer of the National Rifle Association, speaks during a leadership forum at the group's annual meeting on Friday, May 3, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Steve Ueckert)
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Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president and chief executive officer of the National Rifle Association, speaks during a leadership forum at the group's annual meeting on Friday, May 3, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Steve Ueckert)

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