Four years ago President Barack Obama’s election led to a run on guns spurred on by fears a Democratic administration would enact new restrictions on firearms.
While those restrictions never materialized, gun enthusiasts fear Obama will have a freer hand now that he does not have to worry about being re-elected.
Anecdotal evidence is showing a spike in gun sales and stocks in companies that manufacture and sell guns are also up.
"Sales are up," John Kielbasa, owner of Fernwood Firearms in Hankins, N.Y., told CNN. "I had a guy waiting here first thing in the morning [after the election.] He came in, bought two AK-47s."
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