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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NSSF Responds to Harvard, Northeastern University Survey Coverage


Our experience tells us that it is impossible that just 3 percent of gun owners would hold 50 percent of the guns in America.



What you Find When You Unpack Mrs. Clinton’s ‘Basket’


We believe Mrs. Clinton would gladly place "gun owners" into her "basket of deplorables."



VIDEO: Hillary Clinton’s Plan for Guns


Will Hillary Clinton render the fundamental human right to keep and bear arms for defense impossible to exercise? You be the judge.



What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters


Err on the side of caution and safety and don't attempt to salvage or use ammunition that has been submerged.



Hillary Clinton Wrongly Blames (a Few) Gun Stores


Facts are not stopping Hillary Clinton from misrepresentation and vilification in pursuit of her gun-control agenda and playing to her political base.



Memo to Mrs. Clinton: More Americans Support Second Amendment; Believe Gun ownership Protects, Not Endangers


A new poll by the Pew Research Center, “Opinions on Gun Policy and the 2016 Campaign,” shows Americans’ increased support for gun ownership.



Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp is Back!


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its 2016 Fall Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp.



NSSF Lauds Olympic Shooters in USA Today Ad


NSSF is celebrating the achievements of three USA Shooting Team women who won medals at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games with a full-page ad in USA Today.



NSSF-AFSP Suicide Prevention Partnership


A first-of-its-kind national plan to build and implement public education resources for firearms retailers, shooting ranges and the firearms-owning community about suicide prevention and firearms.



Hollywood’s Hypocrisy on Guns


What do rogue government assassin Jason Bourne and elite hitman Deadshot have in common? The actors who portray these characters in their respective current Hollywood films are hypocritically anti-gun.



Where Have the Pro-Gun Democrats Gone?


Earlier this week, Senator Chris Murphy said in an interview that Democrats should only elect politicians who embrace a strident anti-gun agenda.



Emoji Swap Shows We are in an Anti-Gun Culture War


Last week, Apple announced that the next update to its emoji catalog would style the “gun” icon as a toy, rather than a pistol.



On Guns, the Contrast between Party Platforms is Stark


With both the Republican National Convention (RNC) and the Democratic National Convention (DNC) now behind us, the gap between the Democratic and Republican party line on guns has become even more stark. A brief comparison of the party platforms illustrates the divide.



Mass. Attorney General Maura Healy Usurps Power to Attack Second Amendment


NSSF sees this unprecedented action as a blatant anti-gun attack on federally licensed firearm retailers and the law-abiding citizens of the Commonwealth.



Washington Post’s Fact Checker Rips Obama for Gun Remark


Last week’s memorial service in remembrance of the tragic deaths of five Dallas police officers was remarkable, but for all the wrong reasons. The service took a turn from memorializing to politicizing when President Obama decided to take advantage of this national platform and turn his memorial speech into yet another push for his political […]



SHOT Show—Why Vegas?


A bit of behind-the-scenes information to clarify why SHOT Show will be in Las Vegas at the Sands for the foreseeable future.



NSSF Infographic: Gun Sales Up, Crime Rates Down


As NSSF’s new infographic shows, violent crime continues its downward trend, even as the firearms market sees more and more growth over the past two decades.



House Democrats ‘Sit-in’ Fund-Raising Draws Ethics Complaint


An official ethics complaint has been filed against the Democrats for sending out fundraising emails using images of their “sit-in.”



VIDEO: Semi-automatic AR-15 is a ‘Weapon of War’? – #GUNVOTE


Fact is, the AR-15 is a semi-automatic civilian rifle and NOT a "Weapon of War." Arm yourself with the facts.



2017 SHOT Business Awards Nominations Contest Opens


Make a manufacturer, distributor, retailer/range or Person of the Year nomination for a chance to win a first-class hotel stay during the 2017 SHOT Show.