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Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun control lobbyists

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) at the Democratic National Committee’s winter meeting, in Atlanta, Feb. 25, 2017. With many Democrats still shell-shocked over losing a presidential campaign they expected to win, the DNC is picking a new national leader here Saturday, with Ellison and other candidates promising resistance to the Trump administration’s agenda. (Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)

Pictured below is a representation of how much money Minnesota's political candidates received from gun control lobbyists during the 2016 election cycle.

The numbers provided are based on contributions from PACs and individuals giving $200 or more.

All of the donations took place during the 2015-'16 election cycle and were released by the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday, May 16, 2017:

Ross Torgerson

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