Springfield Armory, Inc.
Geneseo, IL-based gun manufacturer Springfield Armory, Inc. is a big time backer of the NRA. They are a four-time recipient of the NRA’s American Rifleman Golden Bullseye award. The company makes and sells semi-automatic rifles and pistols such as the M1A rifle and the M1911 pistol.
According to Wikipedia, “Springfield Armory, Inc. has played a major role in vocally opposing former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s proposed assault weapons ban that threatened to ban firearm manufacturing in Illinois.”
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