Wells Fargo Is the Go-To Bank for Gunmakers and the NRA
March 9, 2018

Wells Fargo & Co. has emerged as the preferred financier for the U.S. gun industry.

The bank has helped two of the biggest U.S. firearm and ammunition companies access $431.1 million in loans and bonds since December 2012, when the gun Continue reading

Teacher Retirement Funds in 12 States Hold Gun Company Stocks
February 25, 2018

Teachers across Florida and at a high school where 17 people were shot dead on Feb. 14 pay into a retirement fund that invests in gun companies, it was revealed earlier this week.

It turns out they’re not alone.

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Florida Teachers Pension Fund Invested in Maker of School Massacre Gun
February 23, 2018

As Florida teachers grieve over the mass shooting that left 17 students and colleagues dead last week, some of them may be surprised to learn they’ve been helping fund the firearms industry—including the company that made the gun used that bloody Continue reading

SpaceX Rocket Fuels Thaw in Chilly Musk-Trump Relationship
February 9, 2018

Elon Musk’s rocky rapport with President Donald Trump appears to be on the mend, and it only took 5 million pounds of thrust to patch things up.

Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. pulled off a seemingly impossible feat Tuesday Continue reading