David Chipman Biography – Wiki
This is what you need to know about David Chipman, an American expert on assault weapons and ghost guns at Giffords. Chipman’s nomination was confirmed by President Joe Biden to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, Explosives, or A.T.F. He is also a member of the Firearms Committee at the International Association of Chiefs of Police.
Chipman is a retired A.T.F agent and an adviser to a top gun control group, Giffords Courage, It is an organization founded by former Representative Gabrielle Giffords. President Biden decided to pick Mr. Chipman as the director after the recent mass shootings in Colorado and Atlanta.
Chipman’s nomination is being praised by many as the bureau needs a strong and experienced leader to stop the massacres, and Chipman fits in the role as a former ATF special agent. Chipman is believed to be able to address the most pressing issues facing the bureau with ease, according to the New York Times.
Joe Biden on Gun Violence
“Gun violence in this country is an epidemic and it is an international embarrassment,” Biden said in remarks he made in the Rose Garden. He was joined by Vice President Kamala Harris and Attorney General Merrick Garland. A number of Democratic congressional members, gun control advocates, and local officials also attended.
Who is David Chipman Wife?
Chipman is a married man but he has managed to keep his family away from the limelight.
He has a private Twitter account under the Twitter handle. His Twitter bio reads, “ATF Special Agent (retired), Gun Violence Prevention Advocate at Giffords Courage, Michigander in Virginia and Proud 97%er.”
David Chipman Net Worth
Chipman has an approximated net worth of $100K – $1 million U.S dollars.