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National Rifle Association
The NRA hasn’t always been the NRA
The National Rifle Association spent about $5 million lobbying Congress last year. That’s up from around $1.5 million 10 years ago, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. But the NRA is not just a Washington lobbying powerhouse. Its reach extends across the country. Click the audio player above for the full story.
NRA's charity trains a whole new generation of gun owners
As the NRA hosts its annual meeting in Houston, a look at its charitable programs for shooting sports. Fundraisers for "Friends of the NRA" have seen record crowds.
Gun lobby outspends gun-control advocates
The National Rifle Association spent $24 million this last election cycle
NRA victories sell guns and invite opposition
The Trayvon Martin case may build support for gun control, even as gun lobby celebrates changes in state laws.