Huffington Post: One day after the U.S. Senate rejected a bill that would have expanded background checks on guns, one of St. Louis' most powerful and staunch supporters of gun rights ended his lifetime membership with the National Rifle Association (NRA).
In an email sent exclusively to NewsChannel 5's Leisa Zigman, Adolphus Busch IV, an heir to the Busch family fortune, asked the gun rights group to "immediately" remove his name from its membership roles.
Friday, April 19, 2013
Heir to Busch Brewing Empire Cancels Lifetime Membership to NRA!! Who's next?
Will NRA members protest with an avalanche of canceled empty membership? Hope so: