Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO Ed Stack is a member of Everytown Business Leaders for Gun Safety, half of Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety.
Stack can also be an energetic supporter of Congressional Democrats’ efforts to criminalize personal gun gross sales through gun management invoice H.R. 8.
Dick’s banned the sale of “assault rifles” and “high capacity” magazines two weeks after the February 14, 2018, assault on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. They additionally raised their minimal buy age for lengthy weapons from 18 to 21. The firm misplaced roughly $150 million because of the corporate gun control however Stack continues to face his floor.
On February 25, 2019–practically one 12 months to the day after Dick’s took their gun management stance–NBC News reported that Stack joined Everytown Business Leaders for Gun Safety. Bloomberg.com describes Everytown Business Leaders for Gun Safety as “a non-profit that advocates for gun control.”