Gun applications skyrocket after passage of Measure 114
Nov 23, 2022
“…the week starting Nov. 6 — election week — more than 8,600 background checks were submitted. The week following the election, that number jumped above 18,000.
“It wasn’t until the last minute that everyone started buying like crazy,” said Carlos Ortegon, manager of Umpqua Survival. “Until the election, we didn’t get the rush (on applications).”