Virginia Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Shooting Death of Transgender Woman in Lynchburg

Ebony Morgan Is at Least the 16th Trans Person Killed Nationwide This Year, Ten of Whom Have Been Shot and Killed; Fifteen Have Been Trans Women of Color LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Virginia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement regarding the shooting death of Ebony Morgan. According to reports, Morgan was found with multiple gunshot wounds early Sunday morning. She was pronounced dead at the hospital. … [Read more...]

Arkansas Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Shooting at Little Rock Nightclub

Initial Reports Indicate 17 People Shot During a Dispute at a Concert; All Are Expected to Survive Everytown Research (And Visuals) on Gun Violence by the Numbers Available Here LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Arkansas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement today in response to a shooting at the Power Ultra Lounge nightclub about a mile away from the Capitol. Initial reports suggest that a dispute broke out at … [Read more...]

Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Suggestion From White House Spox That Lack of “Morality” is Root Of Chicago Gun Violence

CHICAGO – Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today responded to the suggestion from Principal Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders that Chicago crime “is probably driven by morality more than anything else” in response to a question about access to guns. This statement follows the extremist leadership of the NRA saying it is “proud” of a disturbing, race-baiting ad the gun lobby re-released this … [Read more...]

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Respond to Shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital

Initial Reports Indicate One Person was Killed and Several Others Injured by Doctor; Suspect is Dead Everytown Research (And Visuals) on Gun Violence by the Numbers Available Here NEW YORK – The New York chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety released the following statement today in response to a shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. While details are still developing, initial reports indicate that a doctor shot at least six … [Read more...]

Texas Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Shooting That Killed One Police Officer and Injured Another

San Antonio Officer Shootings Mark the 106th and 107th Law Enforcement Officials Shot in the Line of Duty in 2017 and the 20th Police Officer Killed by Gun Violence So Far This Year SAN ANTONIO – Today the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, responded to news that two police officers were shot in San Antonio, Texas on Thursday afternoon while conducting a crime prevention patrol. One officer died earlier this morning, and the other … [Read more...]

Real News: The NRA Just Said They’re “Proud” of Shameful, Race-Baiting Ad

NRA Spokeswoman Dana Loesch Says She’s “Proud” of the Video; Ad Sparking Opposition from Leading Gun Violence Prevention Organizations and Key Influencers WASHINGTON – Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement today from founder Shannon Watts as NRA leaders double down—saying they're "proud" of the disturbing, race-baiting ad re-released this week. The ad generated strong opposition from leading gun violence prevention … [Read more...]

Hawaii Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Governor Ige for Signing Bill That Will Require Law Enforcement Officials Be Alerted When Criminals Break the Law and Try to Obtain Guns

Hawaii Joins Washington and Tennessee in Passing Laws to Help Law Enforcement Catch People With Dangerous Histories Who Illegally Attempt to Buy Guns House Bill 459 Will Strengthen the Background Check System in Hawaii by Giving Law Enforcement More Tools to Keep Guns Away from People Who Are Not Allowed to Have Them HONOLULU – The Hawaii chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today stood with Governor Ige as he signed House Bill 459, … [Read more...]