Ohio Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Fatal Shooting Early Sunday Morning in A Cincinnati Night Club

CINCINNATI - The Ohio chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today responded to reports of a shooting around 1 a.m. this morning that killed one person and injured 15 others at Cameo Night Club in Cincinnati. According to information made public by law enforcement officials, no suspects have been identified and several victims remain in surgery. STATEMENT FROM MAUREEN WASHOCK, VOLUNTEER CHAPTER LEADER WITH THE OHIO CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND … [Read more...]

Nevada Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Fatal Shooting Saturday Along the Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS - The Nevada chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today responded to reports of a shooting yesterday that killed one person and injured another in a bus outside the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas. According to information made public by law enforcement officials, the shooter, an unidentified male in his 50s, used a handgun to randomly open fire on passengers. The shooter surrendered after a four-hour standoff with the police on the … [Read more...]

Maryland Moms Demand Action, Everytown Statement on Shooting Death of Two Sisters at Their Charles County Home Thursday Night

Mother of the Victims also Injured in Tragic Shooting Believed to be Committed by Girls’ Father TAKOMA PARK, Md. – Today the Maryland chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released a statement following reports of the shooting deaths of two Maryland sisters, ages four and 17-years-old, late Thursday evening in Waldorf according to WTOP. STATEMENT FROM DANIELLE VEITH, VOLUNTEER CHAPTER LEADER WITH THE MARYLAND CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION … [Read more...]

Utah Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Governor Herbert for Signing Legislation That Will Help Keep Guns Out of the Hands of Domestic Abusers

House Bill 206 Will Prohibit Gun Possession by People Convicted of Assault Against an Intimate Partner and People Subject to a Domestic Violence Protective Order SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today applauded Governor Herbert for signing House Bill 206, legislation that will prohibit possession of a firearm by those convicted of assault against an intimate partner and those subject to a domestic violence … [Read more...]

North Dakota Moms Demand Action, Everytown Criticize Governor Burgum’s Signing of Bill Dismantling State’s Concealed Carry Permit Requirement

Despite Polling Showing Wide Opposition, Governor Burgum Signs House Bill 1169, Making it Easy for Dangerous People and People with No Firearms Safety Training to Carry Hidden, Loaded Handguns Throughout North Dakota Former Republican Governor Ed Schafer Urged Governor Burgum to Veto This Dangerous Legislation BISMARCK, N.D. – The North Dakota chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after Governor … [Read more...]

Maine Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Legislators for Bipartisan Recommendation Against Bill That Would Allow Teenagers to Carry Hidden, Loaded Weapons Without a Permit or Safety Training

By a 9-1 Margin, Joint Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee Members Issued a Recommendation Against Passing Legislative Document 44 AUGUSTA, Maine –The Maine chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, praised state legislators for recommending that Legislative Document 44 ought not to pass out of committee this morning in Augusta. The bill would allow teenagers to carry hidden, loaded guns in public without a permit or safety training by … [Read more...]

Montana Moms Demand Action, Everytown Criticize Senate Judiciary Committee Passage of Legislation That Would Allow Guns in Restaurants That Serve Alcohol

House Bill 494 Seeks to Promote Gun Lobby’s Dangerous “Guns Everywhere” Agenda by Allowing Hidden, Loaded Handguns in Restaurants That Serve Alcohol HELENA, Mont. – The Montana chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today criticized lawmakers in the Senate Judiciary Committee for passing House Bill 494, legislation that would that would allow people to carry hidden, loaded handguns in restaurants that serve alcohol. STATEMENT FROM KIELY … [Read more...]

Colorado Moms Demand Action, Everytown, Criticize Senate Vote That Would Allow People to Carry Hidden, Loaded Handguns in Public Without a Permit

Colorado Moms Demand Action Volunteers and Gun Violence Survivors Testified Earlier This Session Against SB 116, a Bill That Would Allow Permitless Carry in Colorado DENVER –The Colorado chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the below statement criticizing Colorado senators yesterday for voting in favor of Senate Bill 116, a bill that would allow people to carry hidden, loaded handguns in public without a permit or any handgun … [Read more...]

Wisconsin Moms Demand Action, Everytown Statement on Mass Shooting in Northern Wisconsin That Killed Four People

Victims Include an Everest Metro Police Officer, Believed to Be the First Officer Killed in the Line of Duty in Wisconsin This Year MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement in response to Wednesday’s shootings that killed an Everest Metro police officer and three other people. Authorities are still investigating yesterday’s shootings, but early reports suggest a domestic dispute … [Read more...]

Tennessee Moms Demand Action and Everytown Denounce Committee Votes on Dangerous Gun Bills That Would Threaten Public Safety in Tennessee

H.B. 508 and S.B. 445 Would Allow Out-of-State Special Interests Groups to Sue Tennessee Cities That Enforce or Adopt Local Solutions to Gun Violence, at Taxpayers’ Expense NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after both the Senate Judiciary Committee and House Civil Justice Subcommittee voted to advance a dangerous pair of bills (S.B. 445 and H.B. 508) that allow … [Read more...]