Symantec no longer offers discounts to NRA members

Over 20 businesses offer some type of incentive to National Rifle Association members in the U.S. according to reports

Over 20 businesses offer some type of incentive to National Rifle Association members in the U.S. according to reports

The First National Bank of Omaha in Nebraska will not renew its contract for the gun group's NRA Visa Card, spokesman Kevin Langin said in a statement.

But in a tweet Thursday saying that "customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA", the bank announced it was stopping the program.

Meanwhile, 3 auto rental brands owned by Enterprise Holdings Inc. will end discount programs with members of the National Rifle Association (NRA), following the second-deadliest shooting at a public school in United States history.

A still-available Symantec webpage offered discounts on products to NRA members.

Three major vehicle rental companies have discontinued discount programs for NRA members, adding to the growing list of businesses that have dumped the massive pro-gun lobbying group.

Both companies released their statements repeatedly on Twitter following calls for them to separate from the gun group.

The NRA credit cards are part of a larger business in which the bank issues cards branded with organizations' logos, such as the sporting-goods store Scheels and the Best Western hotel chain.

Three vehicle rental brands, a bank and a cybersecurity firm have cut ties with the National Rifle Association.

Other rental companies on the ThinkProgress list include Hertz, Avis and Budget.

After another mass shooting - this time at a high school in Florida last week left 17 people dead - survivors of the massacre have made a public press for stronger gun laws. Teen gunman Nikolas Cruz used an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, which he legally purchased when he was 18.

A group that tracks the credit industry said the move could carry significant risks for First National Bank of Omaha.

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