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Insurer MetLife cuts ties with the NRA

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An insurance company that offered discounts to NRA members said Friday it has decided to end its relationship with the gun lobby.
MetLife Auto & Home said Friday it has decided to end its discount for NRA members. Previously, the company offered NRA members “generous pre-negotiated NRA group discounts.”
We value all our customers but have decided to end our discount program with the NRA.
- MetLife February 23, 2018
“As an NRA member, it couldn't be easier to shop for car insurance AND support the National Rifle Association,” the company said on its website. “That's because the NRA has...
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SimpliSafe cuts ties with the NRA

SimpliSafe cuts ties with the NRA

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A major home security company is the latest company to end its relationship with the National Rifle Association.
SimpliSafe, which gives NRA members two months of free monitoring with a purchase of any new home security system, informed ThinkProgress of its decision in an email Friday morning.
“We have discontinued our existing relationship with the NRA,” wrote Cassie Kling, a SimpliSafe spokesperson. Kling did not immediate respond to followup questions asking what prompted the decision.
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Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following gun-control activists' boycotts

Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following gun-control activists' boycotts

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Gun-control activists are calling for companies to cut ties with the NRA.
The NRA has partnerships with companies that offer members special deals, such as discounts on car rentals or hotel bookings.
Companies including rental car giant Enterprise Holdings and the First National Bank of Omaha have cut ties with the NRA following boycott threats.
Gun-control activists are organizing boycotts against companies with ties to the National Rifle Association - and they're already producing results.
People on social media are calling for boycotts of companies that offer - or have offered - special...
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NRA Boycott Causes Hotel Chains, Rental Car Companies to Cut Ties

NRA Boycott Causes Hotel Chains, Rental Car Companies to Cut Ties

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A social media firestorm encouraged car companies and other businesses to end discount programs for NRA members.
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Prominent Omaha bank, Enterprise rental company cut ties with NRA

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A prominent private banking company and a top car rental chain are cutting ties with the National Rifle Association.
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Companies parting with NRA following Florida school massacre

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The nation's largest privately-owned bank holding company and a major car rental chain said Thursday they will stop promotions aimed at National Rifle Association members. The Nebraska-based First National Bank of Omaha will not renew its contract to issue the group's NRA Visa Card, spokesman Kevin...
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Enterprise to end discounts for NRA members on three of its brands

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U.S. car rental company Enterprise Holdings Inc said it would end discount programs for three of its brands with members of the National Rifle Association , following a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school.
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