Welcome! Login | Register
 

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - July 1—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

“This Week at the Movies” July 1, 2016—"This Week at the Movies" July 1, 2016

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - July 1—10 Great Things to do in RI This…

Friday Financial Five – July 1, 2016—Friday Financial Five – July 1, 2016

Robin Garceau - The Interior Designer: Before & After!  Where Do You Begin?—Robin Garceau - The Interior Designer: Before &…

Newport County Chamber of Commerce Awards Two Scholarships to Graduating Seniors—Newport County Chamber of Commerce Awards Two Scholarships…

Finneran: Brexit Hysteria—Finneran: Brexit Hysteria

Seven Big Surprises So Far in the 2016 Election Season in RI—Seven Big Surprises So Far in the 2016…

Bob Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: EU, Newport NIMBYs, and Obamacare—Bob Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: EU, Newport NIMBYs, and…

UMass President Meehan to Close Congressional Committee, Make Gift for UMass Scholarships—UMass President Meehan to Close Congressional Committee, Make…

 
 

Which Rhode Island Politicians Receive the Most Cash from the NRA?

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

 

With all eyes on the tragedy in Newtown, CT, there has been plenty of talk in Washington and across the United States about reforming gun laws. So how connected is the National Rifle Association (NRA), the nation’s most well-known gun advocacy group in country, to Rhode Island?

The answer: Not much.

Since 2002, the NRA’s Political Victory Fund PAC has spent just under $90,000 on campaign contributions and other political expenditures. GoLocalProv breaks down who has received the most money.
 

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

 
 
:!