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More than a dozen companies distanced themselves from the filco discount center NRA after the school shooting in Florida.
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Since Thursday, more than a dozen brands have severed ties with the NRA.Delta continues to support the 2nd Amendment.".The bill proposes exempting jet-fuel purchases from Georgia's sales tax and could save Delta about 40 million.Delta's decision to cut ties with the NRA could cost it a generous tax break from the state of Georgia.Delta, which is headquartered in Atlanta, ended a discount program for NRA members on Saturday after public backlash following the shooting earlier this month at a high school in Parkland, Florida.The state's Republicans including a major candidate for governor are threatening to kill part of a bill that would eliminate a state tax on jet fuel."We operate an open streaming platform, however our content policies prohibit the publication of content that is unlawful, incites illegal activities or violates third-party rights spokesperson Tricia Mifsud said at the time.Rick Jeffares, a Republican who is running for lieutenant governor, also criticized the airline.The state's Senate blocked the provision on Monday.Georgia's lieutenant governor on Monday attacked Delta Air Lines for dropping a partnership with the National Rifle Association.Related: More than a dozen businesses ran away from the NRA.Delta became one of several companies others include United Airlines (."I will kill any tax legislation that benefits @Delta unless the company changes its position and fully reinstates its relationship with @NRA Cagle said.UAL ) also stopped offering discount flights to the NRA conference.Delta said in a statement Saturday that the decision "reflects the airline's neutral status in the current national debate over gun control." It did not immediately respond Monday to CNN's request for comment.