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NRA Chief Bills Ad Agency For Expenses

National Rifle Association Chief Executive Wayne LaPierre billed Ackerman McQueen, the group’s ad agency, $39,000 for one day of shopping at a Beverly Hills clothing boutique, $18,300 for a car and driver in Europe and had the agency cover $13,800 in rent for a summer intern, according to documents, posted anonymously on the internet. NRA attorney William A. Brewer III said the majority of expenses charged to the ad firm were for “donor outreach, fundraising and stakeholder engagement” and were being reviewed by the board, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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