National Shooting Sports Foundation
The gun industry’s national trade association and lobbying organization considered moving its offices from Newtown, Conn., after last year’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation said in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A national gun industry association based in Connecticut is withdrawing its support for federal legislation that would establish the Coltsville National Historical Park in Hartford, citing recent passage of the state’s […]
Connecticut’s new gun law is being challenged again in court, with a national industry group claiming the legislation was passed illegally without proper public input or time for adequate review by state legislators.
A national gun rights lobbying group based in Connecticut has severed ties with a gun show organizer over the company’s decision to restrict sales of assault weapons at an unrelated event earlier this year.
Representatives of Connecticut’s gun industry went to the Capitol on Monday to speak out against attempts to ban certain guns and push for restrictions to prevent people with mental problems from obtaining weapons.
Pledging swift action to curb gun violence, Vice President Joe Biden says he will deliver new proposals to President Barack Obama by next Tuesday.