How bad are things at the NRA? Their president was ousted. Their top lobbyist resigned over allegations he engaged in an extortion scheme to kick out the chief executive, Wayne LaPierre. Board members are resigning regularly, saying they’ve lost confidence in the group’s leadership.Police in California say a mass shooting may have been prevented when a co-worker reported that a disgruntled employee had threatened to shoot other workers and customers at a hotel.Former NRA lobbyist shares road map for gun reform.People often ask me why I am so unwilling to “compromise” on gun control. In reality, I’m not. A compromise is supposed to mean both sides of an argument get something out of the deal. Neither side gets everything they want, but they both at least get something.Popular myth, shoved at us by so many in the mainstream media, has it that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is barred from doing research on gun violence. The first problem with this claim is it’s simply not true.