Documents show that the NRA's new anti-Biden ad emerged from the same web of firms involved in potentially illegal coordination in 2016 races.
News and notes on guns in America
"Looking back, I can’t believe how easily the abuse kind of became normal for me," says Michelle Jankowski.
Away from the protests, shootings are on the rise. City leaders recently disbanded a police unit meant to prevent them — and what happens next might shape public safety for years.
We know that a public health approach can reduce gun violence. With budgets tight, funding those programs will take divesting from law enforcement.
Corruption at the NRA
Secrecy, Self-Dealing, and Greed at the NRA
The organization’s leadership is focused on external threats, but the real crisis is of its own making.
NRA Memo Reveals New Details About Leadership’s Conflicts and Unexplained Spending
The gun group has blamed its money problems on its longtime marketing firm, but a newly unearthed document shows that the financial improprieties reach further.
A Top NRA Executive's Trail of Business Flops and Unpaid Debt
As the gun group confronts serious financial straits, it has entrusted its operations to Josh Powell, a failed mail-order mogul who attracted a mountain of lawsuits in his former career.
Tracking gun violence tied to face masks, store closures, and social distancing rules.
While describing extensive corruption at the gun group, Joshua Powell’s book depicts its leader as an inept manager with a self-pitying streak.
At the same time, 94 percent of Republican candidates remain in the group's good graces.
2020 is on pace to have the most mass shootings since the nonprofit Gun Violence Archive started tracking them. In their wake, anti-violence activists say the lack of public outpouring feels familiar: “Nobody cares about us.”
We’re tracking the gun group’s 2020 election expenditures in real time.
READI addresses shootings by tackling joblessness, but without public funding, its future is in doubt.
August 2020 was the fifth-highest month on record, according to estimates based on seasonally adjusted background check data.