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Bang for the Buck

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The National Rifle Association is one of the top spenders in American politics. We’re investigating how its money influences elections.

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The Mystery Firm That Has Become the NRA’s Top Election Consultant

Since 2014, the gun rights group has paid more than $60 million to a little known contractor for ads in must-win political races. Did it break campaign finance laws in the process?

By Mike Spies

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Mike Spies

Mike Spies is a staff writer at The Trace.

Stories in this series were reported in collaboration with Mother Jones and Politico Magazine.

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