National Rifle Association
Despite some doctors’ criticism of the NRA, the political action committees that represent them mostly contribute to pro-gun politicians.
Lawmakers demand documents after The Trace’s reporting shows NRA’s use of shell companies to support Trump, Senate campaigns.
The role of a former NRA president and the group’s 2015 Moscow trip are under scrutiny.
The latest FEC complaint against the group targets its support for the Senate campaigns of Richard Burr, Josh Hawley, and Matt Rosendale.
But will that give the gun group cover amid the wider Trump-Russia investigation?
The same media consultant purchased ads for the NRA and for Senate candidates in the Missouri, Montana, and North Carolina races.
New York regulators have fined 10 insurance companies…
The confessed Russian agent told an Israeli audience in 2013 that her gun rights group had a deal with the NRA.
She has agreed to cooperate with prosecutors investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Plus: Mother Jones and The Trace uncovered more photos of Maria Butina’s boss with NRA leaders — including at an NRA fundraiser.