On Friday, the New York Times reported that President Trump met with NRA head Wayne LaPierre and that in return for their support as he head toward impeachment, the president would “‘stop the games’ over gun control legislation.”

But in the hours since they published the article, the NYT has stealth-edited the quid pro quo part out:

This is a huge freaking change:

The NYT even used it as the pull quote in their tweets of the article as evidenced in this post from Maggie Haberman. See it at the bottom?

Libs, of course, already jumped on it:

It does say in the article that it was “Updated 6:23 p.m. ET,” but there’s no editor’s note to suggest what was changed:

Over to you, NYT. What gives?

Update: From the NRA:


Editor’s note: This post has been updated.