October 5, 2022

Gun sales spike in June

.Background checks for gun sales spiked 11% in June compared to last year, making it the busiest June ever, according to the FBI’s background check data.

Source: Gun sales spike in June – Jul. 7, 2015


First Time Gun Buyers Looking to Take Responsibility for Own Protection

Evidently, the mantra that people are buying guns at record pace because they are afraid guns won’t be available later on, isn’t exactly accurate. According to what Jim Shepherd on Outdoor Wire says about a recent National Shooting Sports Foundation study, the number one driver behind first time purchases of guns is due to individuals taking responsibility for their own protection and not relying on government for that. Interesting.