Education/Safety News

April 24, 2019

Registration Opens for NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo TM


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that attendee registration[1] is open for its new Range-Retailer Business ExpoTM.

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NSSF Range Retailer Business ExpoThe foundation for this first of its kind event is a comprehensive educational experience for today’s firearms range operators and FFL

April 24, 2019

Registration Opens for NSSF Range-Retailer Business ExpoTM


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that attendee registration[1] is open for its new Range-Retailer Business ExpoTM.

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NSSF Range Retailer Business ExpoThe foundation for this first of its kind event is a comprehensive educational experience for today’s firearms range operators and FFL

April 16, 2019

NSSF, BJA Unveil New Videos on Firearms Safety


“Many Paths to Firearm Safety” Series Focuses on Gun Owners’ Responsibilities

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NEWTOWN, Conn., and WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) and the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) today unveiled a new video series, “Many Paths to Firearm Safety,” to help new and potential gun owners understand the responsibilities they have if they decide to

April 11, 2019

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Firearms Industry Economic Impact Rises 171% Since 2008


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $52.1 billion in 2018, a 171 percent increase, while the total number of full-time equivalent jobs rose from approximately 166,000 to almost 312,000, an 88 percent increase in that period, according to a report released by the National Shooting

April 9, 2019

NSSF Honors U.S. Rep. Scalise as 2018 Legislator of the Year


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, awarded U.S. House of Representatives Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) the 2018 Legislator of the Year at the organization’s annual dinner in Washington D.C., coinciding with the firearms industry’s annual Congressional Fly-In.

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April 4, 2019

NSSF Applauds U.S. House of Representatives Introduction of Freedom Financing Act


Legislation Protects Firearms Industry from Corporate Discrimination

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NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearms industry trade association, applauded the introduction of H.R. 2079, the Freedom Financing Act in the U.S. House of Representatives by Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas). The legislation would ensure large financial institutions cannot deny service to certain