Economics of Guns http://wrvo.org en Soldiers say Army instills reverence, respect for weapons http://wrvo.org/post/soldiers-say-army-instills-reverence-respect-weapons-0 <p>Speaking to soldiers about firearms, no matter what their individual views are on gun control, one thing becomes clear: they take them seriously.</p><p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 09:03:00 +0000 Joanna Richards 33012 at http://wrvo.org Soldiers say Army instills reverence, respect for weapons Innovation in the gun industry http://wrvo.org/post/innovation-gun-industry <p>For gun manufacturers, there is one thing that seems very apparent - the demand for traditional weapons is high. For many customers, there is a personal connection to guns that have been in the family for years. For others, it is the allure of brands and models that have stood the test of time. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 10:14:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 32975 at http://wrvo.org Innovation in the gun industry Courtships of Remington Arms may not be too serious http://wrvo.org/post/courtships-remington-arms-may-not-be-too-serious <p>When New York state passed "the toughest gun control laws in the nation" on Jan. 15, <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/01/20/169818344/dependent-on-arms-plant-n-y-town-braces-for-gun-laws-impact" target="_blank">concern arose in a small upstate New York town</a> built around a gun manufacturing company. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 06:43:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 32912 at http://wrvo.org Courtships of Remington Arms may not be too serious New York's small gun retailers have to adjust to new gun laws http://wrvo.org/post/new-yorks-small-gun-retailers-have-adjust-new-gun-laws <p>If you’re buying a gun, chances are you can find what you want at big box stores like Gander Mountain, Dicks, and Walmart. But New York state is also home to over 1,800 small gun retailers, who are trying to adjust to the state¿s new gun laws. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:02:47 +0000 Sarah Harris 32887 at http://wrvo.org New York's small gun retailers have to adjust to new gun laws Millions in incentives go to firearms industry in New York state http://wrvo.org/post/millions-incentives-go-firearms-industry-new-york-state <p><span id="primaryContentDepotPortlet.contentDescription">As the nation has been focused on gun control since the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting, additional attention is now being paid to the incentives going to the gun industry in New York. </span> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 16:18:10 +0000 Matt Richmond 32826 at http://wrvo.org Millions in incentives go to firearms industry in New York state Five states courting Remington Arms away from New York http://wrvo.org/post/five-states-courting-remington-arms-away-new-york <p>Five states have contacted the parent company of Remington Arms to encourage the gun maker to relocate in response to New York's efforts to tighten gun control laws. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 20:28:53 +0000 Ryan Delaney 32620 at http://wrvo.org Five states courting Remington Arms away from New York