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Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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38th SHOT Show® Kicks Off at Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas


The 2016 SHOT Show opened its doors this morning at the Sands Expo Center with expectations running high given the energized market in America for firearms, ammunition and accessories.



38th SHOT Show® Kicks Off at Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas


The 2016 SHOT Show opened its doors this morning at the Sands Expo Center with expectations running high given the energized market in America for firearms, ammunition and accessories.



Nashville Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases


NSSF and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are reminding the public in Nashville and the capital region that stiff penalties are in place for individuals convicted of "straw" purchases.



Nashville Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases


As part of an ongoing national effort to help prevent illegal "straw" purchases of firearms, NSSF and the ATF are reminding the public in Nashville and the capital region that stiff penalties are in place for individuals convicted of such purchases.



Firearms Industry Honors Fallen Officers; Donates $25,000 to Fraternal Order of Police Foundation


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is honoring the nation's fallen law enforcement officers by contributing $25,000 to the Fraternal Order of Police Foundation.



Oakland County Provides Huge Support for Project ChildSafe


Thirty law enforcement agencies from Oakland County, Michigan turned out in force to support NSSF’s Project ChildSafe program and responsible firearms ownership.



Maryland Ends Ballistics Imaging Program and Provides a Lesson


Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly in the past week acted in near unanimity to end that state’s dysfunctional experience with what was once billed as a crime scene investigative tool.



Wanted: Someone to Run a Sneak Play for the White House


As Americans were preparing for the Presidential holiday weekend the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced that it planned to effectively ban M855 and SS109 “green tip” rifle ammunition in 5.56 and .223 calibers.



Rybak Suffers Blowback


Earlier this month we warned about the effort by Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak to extort gun control concessions from gun makers by manipulating municipal contracts to equip police officers. We noted that the rigorous process of selecting a service sidearm for any law enforcement agency is serious business, and that the Mayor’s effort to politicize […]



Las Vegas to Welcome the SHOT Show


The SHOT Show® is only a week away. Nearly 60,000 firearms industry professionals will make their way to Las Vegas for the annual Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade ShowSM  Jan. 17-20, where they’ll get a first look at the new products and services they hope will excite customers in 2012. The National Shooting Sports Foundation […]