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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Posts Tagged ‘Gun’

Seattle’s Gun and Ammunition Tax: How Much has Been Collected?


The Seattle City Council in 2015 passed a so-called gun violence tax on guns and ammunition. Now we'd like to know how much money this gun tax actually raised.



Poor Journalism, Inaccurate Police Report Make for Fake News


To read a recent Washington Post article, “In the District, illegal guns range from the ordinary to the exotic,’ the reader could conclude that District residents should fear for their safety.



NSSF Statement on White House ‘Smart Gun’ Initiative


Based on news reports and in anticipation of a federal report on so-called "smart gun" technology, the National Shooting Sports Foundation, as the trade association for the firearms industry, issues the following statement. While NSSF has yet to see the report, we would like to make our position clear on the issue.



Illinois House of Representatives in 78-28 vote Joins Senate in Override of Gov. Quinn’s Gun Grab Attempt


We are pleased to report that the Illinois House of Representatives has followed the lead of the State Senate to decisively override Gov. Pat Quinn’s “amendatory veto” of a bill to allow the mail order purchase of ammunition from in-state companies. The original bill will now go into effect in July 2013. To see how […]



Illinois Senate Puts the Hammer Down On Gov. Quinn’s Gun Grab Attempt


The Illinois State Senate on Nov. 28, in a decisive 46 –to- 4 vote, overrode a brazen attempt by Gov. Pat Quinn to use his “amendatory veto power” to completely rewrite a senator’s bill originally intended to allow in-state purchases of ammunition by mail into a far-reaching piece of legislation effectively banning most semi-automatic rifles […]