Gun Rights Get Increased Public Support, New Survey Shows

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By Larry Keane Lost in the storm of hurricane coverage, a recent Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll demonstrates Americans’ growing support for gun rights. The August survey of 1200 adults…

What to Do With Firearms and Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

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Unfortunately, many gun owners in Texas — and soon to be Florida — will be having to deal with guns and ammo that have been exposed to water. A lot…

NSSF Helping Gun Stores Shore Up Security Measures Against Theft

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By John Bocker, NSSF Security Consultant Team Member Summertime is usually a time of the year when employees and customers alike take time off to vacation and find some mid-year…

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Ten Ways To Have Fun During National Shooting Sports Month

You probably knew that August is not only National Goat Cheese Month and International Peace Month (which probably explains the Norks backing off), but were you aware that we’re now…

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Atlanta Journal Constitution: No Trump Bump for the Gun Industry. Fake News?

 An unnamed “staff writer” for the Atlanta Journal Constitution blog has stretched the truth about guns. No Trump bump for the gun industry contends that President Trump has been detrimental…

NICS Background Checks Rebounding in the Trump Era

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The NICS checks for April, 2017 were 2,045,564. That’s the second highest number of NICS checks for any April. The highest was in 2016, with 2,145,865. The third highest April…

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Washington State NICS Denial Bill Heads to Governor

From the NSSF Government Relations desk, we learn of a bill in Washington State that has passed the Senate (unanimously) and the House and is on the way to Governor…

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NSSF: Local TV ‘Investigation’ Misses the Mark on Lead Ammunition

From the nssfblog.com: A local TV station in Iowa just released the results of its so-called “investigation” into the impact of traditional ammunition made with lead components on bald eagles….

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NSSF Partners With American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in New Suicide Education Program

Nation’s Largest Suicide Prevention Organization and the Firearms Industry Trade Association Join Forces, Launch New Education Program to Potentially Save Thousands of Lives This Unprecedented Program Supports the American Foundation for…

City of Pleasant Hill, CA Owes NSSF, City Arms $400K in Legal Fees

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The NSSF is on a roll, legally speaking, in California. Last week they got a favorable ruling in their challenge to the state’s ludicrous microstamping law. Now they’ve managed to…

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Appellate Court Reverses Dismissal of NSSF and SAAMI Suit to Block CA Microstamping Law

A rare court win for the NSSF and SAAMI in their effort to block California’s microstamping law. Here’s the NSSF’s press release: NEWTOWN, Conn – A California Appellate Court has…

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Illinois Moves A Step Closer to Suppressors For All

It was only a few years ago that the Illinois General Assembly legalized the use of suppressors for state and local law enforcement. Yesterday, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for…