We are clearly disappointed by Jay Leno’s decision not to perform at the 2015 SHOT Show State of the Industry Dinner. He unilaterally cancelled his promised appearance due to pressure from the anti-gun lobby, which included false statements about our industry and its commitment to genuine firearms safety, which we attempted to personally correct …

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America has set its sights on grocery giant Kroger,petitioning the national chain to prohibit the open carry of guns in its stores. In a statement released Aug. 18, the gun control group backed by former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg referenced recent gun-related incidences and open carry demonstrations at Kroger-owned stores as …

Moms group warns Target on ‘open carry’ guns policy (Photo: Tony Gutierrez, AP) A national mothers group that persuaded Starbucks and Chipotle to ask customers to not bring rifles into their restaurants now has Target in its sights in the latest battle over public demonstrations by groups promoting the open carrying of guns. Moms Demand …

Fast-food chain Chipotle is asking its customers to leave their guns at home the next time they’re craving Tex-Mex. The new policy comes after participants in an “open carry” demonstration brought guns into one of Chipotle’s Texas stores. Speaking for Chipotle in a statement to CNBC, its Communications Director Chris Arnold said military assault rifles …

Following an open carry protest in Texas that sparked a large police response at a Jack in the Box restaurant, Bloomberg funded anti-gun group Moms Demand Action leapt into, well, action. The group immediately started pressuring Jack in the Box to ban guns at their establishments. The restaurant chain took the Starbucks approach to dealing …

Yesterday there was one and today there are scores of Facebook pages dubbed “Everytown for Gun Safety” for several states and even local communities; the work of gun rights activists waging guerrilla warfare against billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s $50 million launch yesterday of a new gun control lobbying effort with the same name. All of the Facebook pages have one thing in common. They all promote gun …

With media giving attention to yet another Michael Bloomberg-funded gun-control organization calling itself a gun “safety” group, the National Shooting Sports Foundation feels compelled to point out that credible, effective firearm safety efforts don’t involve divisive tactics, sanctimonious rhetoric and videos designed to frighten parents away from responsible firearm ownership. Everytown for Gun Safety, the …

In his first major political investment since leaving office, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced plans to build a nationwide network aimed at curbing gun violence and battling the National Rifle Association, according to published reports. Bloomberg told the New York Times that he is planning to spend $50 million this year to establish the …

  Moms Demand Action members gather to honor victims of gun violence (Photo Credit: Moms Demand Action). Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns is merging with Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to create the ultimate gun-control organization, the two groups announced on Thursday. The move comes less than a week after the one-year anniversary …