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Biden’s Getting the Anti-Gun Band Back Together Again

By Larry Keane President Joe Biden is making good on one part of his “unity” pledge. He’s getting the band back together to sing to America why he wants more gun control. The problem is he’s...
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Frequently Asked Questions – ATF Form 4473 Background Checks

By NSSF As the trade association for the firearms industry, NSSF receives many questions from firearms retailers regarding ATF compliance. We’ve begun to catalog these questions and answers to better serve our members and the industry.  Here...

NSSF Releases Most Recent Firearm Production Figures

The NSSF (the firearm industry trade organization) has just released its Firearm Production Report for 2020. Including manufacturing data from 2018 and 2019, the report breaks down how many of each type of firearm...

NSSF Rejects Socialist Rifle Association Membership

We support gun ownership for everyone, left right and center. The Second Amendment guarantees the right to keep and bear arms, whatever your political persuasion. We've also noted the new-found interest in guns on the...
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NSSF: Americans Own 423 Million Firearms…And Climbing

The NSSF, the firearms industry's trade group, has released some interesting production and other statistics they've accumulated from the ATF.  A couple of statistics are sure to cause Moms and media members to lunge...
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NSSF: America Has Added 5 Million New Gun Owners in 2020

From the NSSF: NSSF, the trade association for the firearm industry, updated retail survey-based estimates and concluded that nearly 5 million Americans purchased a firearm for the very first time in 2020. NSSF surveyed firearm retailers which...

After SHOT Show Cancellation, SIG SAUER Donates $500,000 to NSSF

From SIG SAUER: Today SIG SAUER, Inc. announced the donation of $500,000 to the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) to support the important work the NSSF is doing on behalf of the entire shooting, hunting,...
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Groundbreaking Study Finds Lawful Gun Owners are Different Than Criminals

By Elizabeth McGuigan A recent study out of Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health relies on a flawed model to assert that more restrictive gun control laws yield lower homicide rates in the states with the...

VIDEO: How to Shoot an AR-15 Rifle Off-Hand

Professional shooter Ryan Muller demonstrates how he shoots an AR-style modern sporting rifle (MSR) in the off-hand position. At 2:40, he has advice for shooting in a pattern because "the gun is still going...
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Mental Health and Gun Ownership: A Difficult Conversation

By Joe Bartozzi The firearm industry wants to have a brave conversation. It’s not comfortable, but it’s a life-saving discussion. Suicide is a very real issue and the firearm industry is taking it seriously. We offer Real...
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Americans are Buying Guns. Lots and Lots of Guns

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has released adjusted data from the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) for March 2020 — and the figures were the highest for any month since record-keeping...
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Gun Control Orgs Calling the Shots as the Biden Administration Prepares to Take Power

By Larry Keane Voters roundly rejected gun control groups and their anti-Second Amendment schemes on Election Day. That hasn’t stopped these groups from searching for alternatives to advance their antigun agenda. Now failed presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg’s...