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S.E. Cupp Lambasted After Saying Guns Are Good For Economy: ‘I’ll Take Lives Over Jobs’

Conservative HLN host S.E. Cupp is under fire from gun control activists after saying the gun industry has created thousands of jobs in the last five years.

“The firearms industry has created 91,000 jobs over the past 5 years. That’s people, not profits,” Cupp tweeted Friday night, quoting a separate tweet from the gun control advocacy group EveryTown USA in which it praised Dick’s Sporting Goods for no longer selling certain types of firearms.

Cupp’s tweet was met with a wave of liberal backlash on Twitter:

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