New Gun Laws Could Lead To Big Names Leaving
By Harold Hutchison
Some of the country’s most famous gun makers – Colt, Ruger, and Mossberg – are based in the state of Connecticut. However, if Gov. Dan Malloy gets his way, those companies may be leaving the Nutmeg State, taking jobs and $1.7 billion in revenue with them.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation, which is also based in Connecticut, raised those concerns as officials from states like Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, and Mississippi approached gun companies in states that are considering gun bans.