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Wayne LaPierre, NRA vice president and CEO, attends the NRA annual meeting of members  on April 27, 2019, in Indianapolis, Indiana. A statement was read at the meeting announcing that NRA president Oliver North, whose seat at the head table remained empty at the event, would not serve another term. There were reports of tension between LaPierre and North, with North citing financial impropriety within the organization. (Photo by Scott Olson / Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.