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Ivanka tried convincing Trump on background checks by visualising it as a ‘historic’ Rose Garden ceremony. The NRA had other thoughts.

President Donald Trump was moving closer to supporting meaningful background checks, a legislative proposal that has historically incensed the National Rifle Association but has gained bipartisan traction in the wake of two mass shootings earlier this month. The idea was also advocated by White House senior adviser and first daughter […]
Ivanka tried convincing Trump on background checks by visualising it as a ‘historic’ Rose Garden ceremony. The NRA had other thoughts.
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NRA head Wayne LaPierre made $1.4 million in 2017. Here’s what we know, and don’t know, about the finances of America’s most public gun rights advocate, who can reportedly change Trump’s mind on gun policy with a single phone call.

Wayne LaPierre is the CEO and executive vice president of the National Rifle Association(NRA), an American gun rights advocacy group. While LaPierre’s exact net worth is unknown, one estimate has put it at $US10 million. He was paid more than $US1.4 million in total compensation in 2017, according to NRA-filed […]
NRA head Wayne LaPierre made $1.4 million in 2017. Here’s what we know, and don’t know, about the finances of America’s most public gun rights advocate, who can reportedly change Trump’s mind on gun policy with a single phone call.
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Financial documents show the NRA is living ‘paycheck to paycheck,’ and ended 2018 $10.8 million in the red

The NRA’s 2018 financial report reveals more details about the financially troubled organisation’s income and spending. It is the latest revelation about the politically prominent group’s internal turmoil, which has shaken its leadership and roiled its membership. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The National Rifle Association’s 2018 financial […]
Financial documents show the NRA is living ‘paycheck to paycheck,’ and ended 2018 $10.8 million in the red
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A leaked NRA letter said the group’s legal bills were ‘draining NRA cash at mindboggling speed’ and ‘pose an existential threat’

The National Rifle Association is facing extraordinary legal bills that “pose an existential threat to the financial stability” of the organisation, leaked letters say. Invoices from a lawyer that at one point topped $US24 million “are draining NRA cash at mind boggling speed,” according to an April 18 letter written […]
A leaked NRA letter said the group’s legal bills were ‘draining NRA cash at mindboggling speed’ and ‘pose an existential threat’
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NRA president Oliver North just resigned in a dramatic fashion as rumours of infighting, extortion, and financial impropriety swirl around the embattled gun lobby group

The National Rifle Association has long been plagued by rumours of infighting between two of its key leaders: Oliver North and Wayne LaPierre. NRA President Oliver North announced through a proxy that he would step down from his role at the NRA’s 2019 annual meeting. LaPierre, the longtime face of […]
NRA president Oliver North just resigned in a dramatic fashion as rumours of infighting, extortion, and financial impropriety swirl around the embattled gun lobby group
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