Folsom Moms Urge People To Boycott Businesses Supporting Placerville NRA Fundraiser

[Angela Musallam, CBS Sacramento]

“As parents, we are calling on the community to not support the NRA,” the women said.

The moms are boycotting local businesses around Sacramento and El Dorado counties who are sponsoring this year’s NRA fundraiser in Placerville.

Melhaus says she believes the NRA is blocking stricter gun laws from passing, allowing guns to end up in the wrong hands.

“We wanna see the NRA allow the CDC to study gun violence as a public health epidemic, and we wanna see better right background checks,” Melhaus urged.

“The NRA is for stiffer background checks, we are for stiffer background checks,” said Don Rood.

Rood is president of Mosquito Creek Outfitters in Placerville — one of several businesses being targeted by the two ...