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The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the firearms industry trade association.
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Gun Control Database Misses the Forest for the Trees

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:30
A recent piece in Newsweek sounds the alarm on firearm fatalities, while failing to note they are at historic lows, to tout a new database of gun control policies and the lessons it offers for states.
Categories: Gun News

Tim Allen Is No Longer the ‘Last Man Standing’

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 12:46
The ABC broadcast network late last week announced it was canceling its second highest rated comedy and Friday night anchor program, “Last Man Standing.”
Categories: Gun News

Taking a Closer Look at Youth Firearms Injuries

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 14:15
This week, research will be presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting examining firearm injuries among youth in 2012. Spoiler alert: the problem is not firearms.
Categories: Gun News

Legal Panel Warns Against Gun Industry Complacency

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 08:37
The storm clouds are on the horizon. That’s the warning from a panel of four legal experts with years of experience representing the firearms industry and defending the Second Amendment.
Categories: Gun News

Oregon Bucks Trends and Grew 2016 Hunter Ranks

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 15:02
Oregon’s woods and wetlands saw a bit more hunter traffic in 2016. Much of the increase came from a welcome reclassification in the way the state sells youth licenses by combining hunting and fishing licenses.
Categories: Gun News

Washington Post Seems to Believe ISIS Propaganda on Buying Guns in U.S.

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 06:44
Not surprisingly, ISIS is wrong about another aspect of how things work in the United States. According to the Washington Post, terrorist propaganda materials argue it is easy to obtain a firearm in the U.S. with no ID and no background check. While the materials make it clear that one cannot walk into a federally […]
Categories: Gun News

High School Trap Team Gets its Yearbook Photo, After Fighting for It

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 09:00
You may have heard the recent story about the trapshooting team at Big Lake High School in Minnesota that was initially excluded from having a photo in the yearbook because their team photo included their equipment, shotguns.
Categories: Gun News

Open Letter from Recreational Industry Executives on ‘Keeping the GREAT in the Great Outdoors’

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 08:44
More than 100 outdoor recreation industry leaders were signatories on an open letter published yesterday that applauded the government's emphasis on outdoor recreation opportunities on federal lands.
Categories: Gun News

NSSF Confirms Streamlining of Minnesota Carry Permit Holder Firearms Purchases

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 10:58
The National Shooting Sports Foundation has verified with the ATF that Minnesota handgun carry permit holders will be able to use those permits in place of background checks to buy firearms.
Categories: Gun News