Following up on the other candidate variables in this post.
Figure 1: Mass shooting deaths (black), wounded (gray), both 12 month trailing moving average. February observation for data through 2/23. Source: Mother Jones and author’s calculations.
Figure 2: NRA contributions by election cycle, by party of recipient. 2018 cycle figure is to-date. Source: Open Secrets, accessed 2/23.
Figure 3: NRA lobbying expenditures. Source: Open Secrets, accessed 2/23.