NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Zinke ‘Unapologetic’ Fan of Teddy Roosevelt

Congressman Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, stating he was an “unapologetic admirer of Teddy Roosevelt,” and was committed to ensuring hunting access to public lands.



Auction of Pre-Production Winchester Model 1866 “Yellow Boy” Rifle at GunBroker.com to Benefit NSSF’s Project ChildSafe Gun Safety Program

GunBroker.com will put the last of 10 pre-production Winchester Model 1866 “Yellow Boy” rifles up for auction during the week of the 2017 SHOT Show.



Poll Shows Three-Quarters of Law Enforcement Officers Support Gun Rights

A recent Pew Research Center survey found that law enforcement officers overwhelmingly say it is more important to protect the rights of Americans to own guns than it is to control gun ownership. By a margin of 3-1, officers supported rights over gun control (74 percent to 25 percent).



Sen. Sessions Stands Strong on Guns During Confirmation Hearing

U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) took a firm position on Capitol Hill during two days of confirmation testimony for his nomination to be the next attorney general of the Unites Stated. The National Shooting Sports Foundation urged Sessions confirmation due to his commitment to gun ownership rights, respect for the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act and vow to enforce the gun laws already on the books.



Washington Post Misses the Mark: Gun Control was No Win for Democrats in 2016

The Washington Post’s recent choice to list “gun control” among state political battles won by Democrats in 2016 is laughable — and completely off the mark.



NSSF Backs Sessions for Attorney General

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition and related industries, today expressed its strong support for the nomination of U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama as the 84th Attorney General of the United States.



Great Reasons to Conduct Pre-Employment Background Checks

As an FFL, employee background checks can be considered an essential component of your store’s overall security planning. Even the most basic checks will likely provide the big red flags that can tip you off to a potentially dangerous hire, and with today’s internet-based providers, the cost of performing these checks is now often quite […]



U.S. Rep. Hudson Introduces NSSF-Backed National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill

U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC) introduced the NSSF-supported Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (H.R. 38) on the first day of the 115th Congress.