Wayne LaPierre: CPAC 2013

Wayne LaPierre, chief executive officer and executive vice president of NRA, addresses the crowd at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington, D.C. He notes that no other organization in the world has spent more money to keep Americans safe. LaPierre also touches on "universal" background checks: "There are only two reasons for government to create that federal registry of gun owners — to tax them and to take them." Other topics addressed by LaPierre include school security, sequestration and women's self-defense. Click here for a full speech transcript. Originally aired 3/15/2013.

Wayne LaPierre promised that NRA and America’s 100 million gun owners would not back down.