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November 16, 2022

NEW EVERYTOWN REPORT: An Estimated 173,000 Gun Owners Become Prohibited Every Year, the Vast Majority of Whom Keep Possession of their Guns; Illegal Gun Removal Programs Are Crucial to Keeping Guns out of Dangerous Hands

The Report estimates that 173,000 gun owners become newly prohibited each year, including for felony and domestic violence convictions – almost 10 percent of them in Texas alone – and without programs to remove their illegal guns, the vast…
November 9, 2022

Paul Heroux, Everytown-Supported Gun Sense Candidate, Elected Bristol County Sheriff in Massachusetts

Everytown Spent $500,000 in Sheriff Elections This Year, Successfully Ousting Gun Lobby-Backed Sheriff Tom Hodgson Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action Volunteers Made Over Six Million Voter Contacts to Support Gun Sense Candidates Across the Country BRISTOL COUNTY, Mass.
October 24, 2022

Shooting at Dallas Hospital Underscores the Deadly Intersection of Gun Violence and Domestic Violence

On Saturday, a man shot and killed two hospital employees at Methodist Dallas Medical Center in Texas. Per Dallas police, the shooter was on parole for aggravated robbery and was wearing an active ankle monitor while attending to the…
October 17, 2022

Weekend Gun Violence in College Communities Underscores Urgent Need for Action on Gun Safety

As Homecoming season kicks off, incidents of gun violence are impacting college communities across the country, turning celebrations into tragedy. This weekend alone, there were at least four shootings on or around university campuses, including two Historically Black Colleges and…
October 4, 2022

Moms Take The Midterms: Moms Demand Action Volunteers Who Are Medical Professionals Running for Office Discuss What’s At Stake in Midterm Elections

Shannon Watts hosts virtual conversation with candidates from Iowa, Missouri, Oregon, Texas and South Carolina Over 200 Moms Demand Action volunteers are running for office up and down the ticket this November NEW YORK – Today, Shannon Watts, founder of…
October 4, 2022

Five Years After the Country’s Deadliest Mass Shooting in Las Vegas, the Supreme Court Rejects Challenges to Ban on Bump Stocks, Everytown and Moms Demand Action Respond

The U.S. Supreme Court today rejected continuing efforts to overturn an executive action banning bump stocks, declining to hear multiple challenges to the Department of Justice rule prohibiting the production, sale and possession of bump stocks. Everytown has…
September 21, 2022

South Dakota Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond to Shooting of Acey D. Morrison, a 30-year-old Two-Spirit Person, in Rapid City

The South Dakota chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statement in response to the death of Acey D. Morrison, a 30-year-old Two-Spirit person, who was…
August 15, 2022

Weekend of Tragedy in Little Rock Underscores Urgent Need for Action on Gun Safety in Arkansas

This past weekend marked a deadly weekend in Little Rock. In just 26 hours, as many as 11 shootings took place across the city. The violence began Saturday afternoon as two shootings rang out within twenty minutes of each…
August 11, 2022

Michigan Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond to Shooting of Hayden Davis, a 28-year-old Black Transgender Woman in Detroit

The Michigan chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statement in response to the death of Hayden Davis, a 28-year-old Black transgender woman, who was…
August 3, 2022

Texas Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond to Shooting of Marisela Castro, a 39-year-old Transgender Latina, in Houston

The Texas chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statement in response to the death of Marisela Castro, a 39-year-old transgender Latina, who was shot…