RECORD: This is How Many Millions of Guns Were Sold Last Year
Wow. American gun manufacturers might have to send a thank you note to Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. Their crazy, anti-freedom, anti-American, anti-gun rhetoric was enough to send Americans who take their rights seriously running to their local gun store. As the Washington Examiner notes:
Driven by terror threats and a potential Hillary Clinton administration, sales of guns in America soared to record levels in 2016, according to the FBI.
Just released FBI background check numbers, which roughly equate gun sales, totaled some 27,538,673, 4 million more than in 2015 and nearly double the number in President Obama's first year.
The numbers do not include many guns sold to or given to friends and family.
Sales hit record levels for some 19 months in a row as the number of terrorist attacks around the world and here at home increased, driving purchases by those seeking protection. The increase paralleled increases in those seeking a license to carry a concealed weapon.
Thugs, terrorists, and loony liberals take note: We take the right to bear arms very seriously in the United States of America. God Bless.