Some people are calling this the Hogg Effect, named for David Hogg, the Parkland teen activist who has been attacking the NRA for months. More and more Americans are buying firearms. The sales record keeps going up!
The Washington Free Beacon reports:
Gun Sales Set Record Again in May
The number of gun-related background checks reached an all-time high once again in May, a report posted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Monday shows.
In May 2018, the FBI processed 2,002,992 queries through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). That’s more than any previous May in the system’s history with May 2017 holding the previous record at 1,942,677. April 2018 saw more NICS checks than any previous April. March 2018 saw more NICS checks than any previous March.
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