Education/Safety News

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

April 3, 2019

Mark Boyadjian Joins NSSF Board of Governors


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Board of Governors of the National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) is pleased to announce that it appointed Mark Boyadjian to the board during its recent annual meeting.

Mark BoyadjinBoyadjian serves as Co-Chairman of the Board to Remington Outdoor Company and is recently retired as a Senior Vice President of Franklin Templeton Investments, where he headed...

March 26, 2019

Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Becomes Premier Sponsors of NSSF’s Project ChildSafe


NEWTOWN, Conn., and SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Project ChildSafe® Foundation today announced that Bass Pro Shops® and Cabela’s have become Premier Sponsors of the National Shooting Sports Foundation®’s (NSSF®) Project ChildSafe program with a $25,000 donation to help promote safe firearms handling and responsible storage when not in use.

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March 22, 2019

NSSF Applauds 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, praised the introduction of S. 821[1], the Freedom Financing Act in the U.S. Senate. The bill was sponsored by Sens. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) and John Kennedy (R-La.). The legislation would ensure large financial institutions cannot

March 14, 2019

NSSF Statement on Connecticut Supreme Court Ruling in Soto v. Bushmaster


NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Connecticut Supreme Court today reversed (4-3) a state Superior Court ruling and decided in Soto v. Bushmaster that the case can go forward based on the plaintiffs’ allegation that the defendants marketing and advertising of a legal product somehow violated Connecticut’s Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA). The Court’s split decision held that CUTPA fit within an...