Post Profile

NRA spends $4.5 million to keep Burr in DC

And now we know why Burr resisted the "No Fly, No Buy" effort: As of Tuesday, the NRA had poured $36.3 million into the 2016 election, breaking its own record of $31.7 million from just two years before, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. The blitz cements the NRA’s status as a key cog in Republican electoral efforts. The NRA has portrayed Clinton as an existential threat to gun rights.
read more


Related Posts

Insurers Give Big to Races Determining Their Regulators

Politics / US Politics : Time: Swampland

As the insurance industry seeks approval for mega-mergers and double-digit rate hikes, it is pouring millions of dollars to sway a dozen state races this year that will determine who regulates the nation’s insurance companies. Obscu...

How to Save Money on Thanksgiving Day

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Get Rich Slowly

While our bellies may be stuffed on Thanksgiving, our wallets will be thinner — Americans will spend nearly $3 billion on the holiday, according to data compiled by Statistic Brain. Three billion! That includes food, travel, parties...

Super PAC spending hits $500 million, while 501(c)s hit the brakes

Politics / US Politics : Open Secrets

Total outside spending for the 2016 election has already reached a record $660 million, more than twice the $289 million spent by outside groups by this point in the 2012 election. Super PACs have led the charge, breaking the half-a...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC