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September 1, 2022

California Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action Urge Governor Newsom to Call a Special Session to Pass Bill to Address Dangerous Supreme Court Decision on Carrying Guns in Public

The California chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots network, released the following statement today urging California Governor Gavin Newsom to call state lawmakers back for a special legislative session…
August 31, 2022

California Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action Urge State Lawmakers to Pass Bill to Address Dangerous Supreme Court Decision on Carrying Guns in Public

The California chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots network, released the following statement today urging the California State Assembly to pass SB 918, an important piece of gun safety…
August 29, 2022

A Weekend of Tragedy: Shootings Across the Country Underscore Urgent Need for Continued Action on Gun Safety

This weekend saw a series of tragic shootings across the country — many of which were deadly. Early Saturday morning in Kentucky, seven people were shot and wounded outside of the Lexington Legends baseball stadium — just one of at least…
August 26, 2022

New Mexico Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Applaud Governor Lujan Grisham For Executive Order to Better Implement New Mexico’s Extreme Risk Law and Address Gun Violence

The New Mexico chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots network, released the following statement after Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham today issued an executive order to help improve implementation of…
August 25, 2022

As the Legislative Session Wraps Up, California Senate Sends Critical Bill to Implement 988 Crisis Hotline to Governor Newsom’s Desk

The California chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement applauding the California State Senate for passing important crisis hotline legislation. AB 988, the Miles Hall Lifeline…
August 25, 2022

24 Hours of Deadly Gun Violence in D.C. and Baltimore Underscores Urgent Need for Continued Action on Gun Safety

The past 24 hours saw a series of tragic shootings across the D.C. and Baltimore areas. On Wednesday alone there were at least five individual shootings in D.C., leaving 12 people wounded, 3 fatally. And in Baltimore, at least ten…
August 16, 2022

The Gun Lobby’s Guns Everywhere Agenda Continues to Put Children and Teens at Risk

This weekend was yet another marred by tragedy at the hands of preventable gun violence in places where kids and teenagers should feel safe. On Saturday night, a youth football scrimmage in Lancaster, Texas turned deadly when an argument between…
August 4, 2022

Three Years Since the Mass Shooting in El Paso and Two Months Since the Tragedy in Uvalde, Governor Abbott Continues to Fail Texas

Yesterday marked three years since a shooter, motivated by far-right ideology and racism against the Latinx community, opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, killing 23 and wounding 23 more. In the three years since this tragedy, gun…
August 3, 2022

Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond to Arkansas School Safety Commission Interim Report Recommendations

The Arkansas chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots network, issued the following statement today in response to the release of the Arkansas School Safety Commission Interim Report recommendations.
August 1, 2022

Atlanta’s Annual Music Midtown Festival Canceled Due to Georgia’s Weak Gun Laws

Earlier today, Live Nation announced the cancellation of the 2022 Music Midtown festival, which was set to take place in Atlanta this September, with multiple sources citing Georgia’s weak gun laws as the cause of this year’s cancellation. Since…