NRA’s Federal Concealed-Carry Bill Targets State Rules

NRA’s Federal Concealed-Carry Bill Targets State Rules

Estimates of the numbers of concealed-carry permits nationwide range from 4 million to 7 million. Data from 14 surveys conducted by academic researchers, polling organizations and the federal Centers for Disease Control show that between 700,000 and 3.6 million people each year say they’ve had occasion to draw concealed firearms -- though not necessarily to shoot an assailant. Photo: AP GraphicsBank