A slew of other companies - including Met Life Inc., Hertz Corp., and Best Western - followed suit, and announced plans to terminate special discounts and benefits for NRA members.
First National Bank, which ran what was termed the "official credit card" of the NRA, offered discounts, rewards and a bank card co-branded with the rifle association.
Separately, vehicle rental company Enterprise said its three brands would end a discount program for NRA members.
Clayton-based Enterprise Holdings, which runs the Enterprise, Alamo and National auto rental groups, announced that it will end the discount deal it has with the NRA on March 26.
Delta Air Lines - Delta issued the following statement Saturday: "Delta is reaching out to the National Rifle Association to let it know we will be ending its contract for discounted rates through our group travel program". The backlash of 5 million NRA members plus the majority of Americans who favor the second amendment will hurt Hertz much more than the rental vehicle company's silly public action will hurt the NRA. "Three months ago, Chubb provided notice of our intent to discontinue participation in the NRA Carry Guard insurance program under the terms of our contract", Chubb said in a statement.
Social media users have taken to Twitter in an effort to name and shame those companies and others for their NRA affiliation.
Also Friday, Wyndham Worldwide, parent company of major hotel brands including Travelodge, Howard Johnson, Ramada and Days Inn, tweeted that it "is no longer affiliated with the NRA".
"Usually what happens is that the storm passes, and the NRA counts on that".
Numerous terminated agreements include the companies no longer giving discounts to NRA members, a perk that attracted them to join the association. ThinkProgress noted that First National Bank offered two NRA cards, each with a $40 bonus, and touted it as "enough to reimburse your one-year NRA membership!".
Indicted Missouri governor to skip DC meeting
Eric Greitens is stepping down from the group's executive committee following his indictment stemming from an extramarital affair. Greitens and GOP lawmakers have often clashed, with him comparing some to third-graders and labeling them "career politicians".
Companies like Hertz don't have that much power, of course, and this week's measures are aimed only at the NRA, which, with its increasingly unhinged platform, is doing much to isolate itself from the mainstream.
However, not all the companies linked to the NRA have dropped their links.
"Their recent galvanization against the issue has made the NRA very uncool and an easy target for firms wanting to say to the most important cohort: "Hey, we get it, and are with you".
From the mouths of babes comes power, especially when the words are a demand that major United States corporations stop doing business with the NRA.
Then, the investment giant BlackRock Inc. said it was exploring ways to cull gun companies from the portfolios of clients who no longer wish to invest in them.
Instead, the State Department confirmed that consular offices in Jerusalem will be renovated and given the title of "embassy". One official said plans for May were simple: "A sign will be put up identifying the facility as the United States embassy".
He admits, though, that he's aware how important that more explicit version of representation can be in this day and age. Once you finish Annihilation , you'll likely have a lot to talk about with your friends and on discussion boards online.
Porter was scheduled to visit his spinal surgeon in Dallas on Thursday for a follow-up on his November surgery. Thursday is the day Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin pointed out last week when discussing Porter's status.
She was chatting with members of the delegation including South Korea First Lady Kim Jung-suk, while watching from the box. Like Pence, Ivanka Trump is not scheduled to meet any North Korean officials during her visit to Seoul and Pyeongchang.
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Larry Nance Jr. to wear his dad's retired No. 22 with Cavs
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Arsenal vs Ostersunds FK, Europa League
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McDonald's to bring back Szechuan sauce nationwide
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