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Nov 01, 2017, 12:10 ET NSSF Issues Statement on Chicago Gun Trace Report

The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, today issued the following statement. Gun...


Oct 09, 2017, 12:12 ET Joint NSSF/SAAMI Statement

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and The Sporting Arms and Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute (SAAMI) today issued...


Sep 29, 2017, 06:00 ET NSSF, Project Childsafe Remind Gun Owners To Practice Safe Firearms Storage, Help Save Lives

In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the...


Sep 26, 2017, 14:11 ET NSSF Commends U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2017

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) today is commending U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's (R-S.C.) introduction of S.1854, the Federal Firearms...


Sep 07, 2017, 12:16 ET What to Do with Firearms and Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

Firearms owners who have seen their guns and stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in storm-wracked areas are probably wondering if their...


Aug 30, 2017, 10:11 ET NSSF's Project ChildSafe Recognizes 11 "S.A.F.E. Summer Local Champions" in Firearms Safety

The National Shooting Sports Foundation's (NSSF) Project ChildSafe program has recognized 11 people and organizations across the country as "local...


Aug 29, 2017, 12:11 ET NSSF Offers Assistance to Firearms Retailers, Ranges and Manufacturers Affected by Hurricane Harvey

The National Shooting Sports Foundation will make available disaster relief funds to help its members whose businesses have been impacted by the...


Aug 28, 2017, 16:13 ET NSSF: 21 State Attorneys General Defend Second Amendment Rights in Kolbe v. Hogan Case

Twenty-one state Attorneys General have filed a joint amici curiae, or "friends of the court," brief supporting the petitioning of the U.S. Supreme...


Jul 27, 2017, 10:41 ET NSSF Declares August National Shooting Sports Month

There are countless celebration days and months in America, and now the shooting sports have one of their own. The National Shooting Sports...


Jul 12, 2017, 17:42 ET NSSF Urges Gov. Cooper to Sign N.C. Sunday Hunting Bill

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, is...


Apr 26, 2017, 09:03 ET NSSF Praises Passage and Signing of Sunday Hunting Law in West Virginia

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, is...


Sep 08, 2016, 14:48 ET What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

 Firearms owners who have seen their stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in areas across the U.S. are probably wondering if that...


Oct 08, 2015, 09:17 ET Project ChildSafe Unites With Fish & Wildlife Agencies Across U.S. in Urging Americans to Hunt "S.A.F.E." This Fall

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and nearly 30 state fish and wildlife agencies have joined forces in encouraging Americans to "Hunt...


Sep 14, 2015, 08:00 ET DOJ Awards $2.4 Million Grant to NSSF's Project ChildSafe

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF®) announced today that it has been awarded a two-year, $2.4 million grant by the U.S. Department...


Oct 30, 2014, 15:19 ET Hunters' Venison Donations Provide 11 Million Meals to People in Need

 For food banks nationwide, acquiring protein is a challenge because of the high cost of meat. Fortunately during hunting season, hunters help...


Sep 22, 2014, 08:00 ET NSSF Infographic: The Changing Face of Today's Target Shooter

A new infographic issued by the National Shooting Sports Foundation tells the story, at a glance, of the growing number of new target shooting...


Sep 12, 2014, 11:06 ET Connecticut State Police and National Shooting Sports Foundation to Promote Firearm Safety at The Big E

 At the Eastern States Exposition, Connecticut State Police and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) will work cooperatively to...


May 19, 2014, 15:40 ET NSSF Urges Target Shooters and Hunters to Help Prevent Wildfires

The cost of fighting wildfires will increase by nearly $500 million this year, according to new federal study, bringing the annual total to $1.8...


Feb 17, 2014, 11:10 ET Chicago, Detroit & Flint Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases

As part of its multi-year, ongoing national effort to help prevent illegal "straw" purchases of firearms, the National Shooting Sports...


Nov 12, 2013, 10:54 ET Cabela's Partners With NSSF And Project ChildSafe To Promote Firearm Safety

 The National Shooting Sports Foundation and Cabela's Inc., the World's Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, today...


Sep 26, 2013, 17:55 ET NSSF Urges Americans to Hunt "S.A.F.E." with New Campaign

NSSF Looks to Fall Hunting Seasons to Continue Promoting Firearm Safety at Home, in the Field and at the Range As the nation observes National...


Sep 23, 2013, 11:52 ET National Poll: Majority of Americans Support Renewed Federal Funding for Project ChildSafe

As Law Enforcement Agencies Increase Requests for Project ChildSafe Safety Kits and Gun Locks, Supply Can Only Meet One-Third of the Demand A...


Aug 21, 2013, 08:51 ET NSSF Releases 'Proud to Be a Firearms Owner' Pocket Card

 With its new "Proud to Be a Firearms Owner" pocket card, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is arming the nation's 100 million gun owners...


Aug 08, 2013, 17:30 ET NSSF Infographic: Gun Crimes Plummet Even As Gun Sales Rise

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has released a new infographic designed to counter the false impression many Americans have that...


Jul 24, 2013, 12:40 ET NSSF and USA Shooting Team Up To Promote Firearm Safety

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and USA Shooting today announced the two organizations will begin working cooperatively to promote...