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November 24, 2020

Fatal Brooklyn Shooting That Also Wounds Several Teens Reminder of Rising Violence in Cities Across New York

Over the weekend, a 20-year-old woman was shot and killed in a Brooklyn shooting that left six others wounded, many of them teenagers. The shooting comes after a violent year in New York, especially for…
November 23, 2020

Everytown Statement on Sen. Feinstein’s Leadership on Gun Safety During Her Tenure as Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee

NEW YORK — Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements as Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) announced her intention to step down as Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary…
November 23, 2020

As Holidays Start, Suggestions for Covering Suicide and Gun Violence During the Coronavirus Pandemic

As the number of new coronavirus cases continues to surge across the country, millions of people are sheltering in place, spending the holidays isolated from friends and family, and struggling financially from the economic fallout. Against this backdrop, experts continue…
November 23, 2020

Resources for Covering Los Angeles’s Deadly Year: How the Pandemic Has Exacerbated Gun Violence, and How Policymakers Can Respond

With Los Angeles now recording over 300 homicides this year — the vast majority of which have been gun homicides — below is a response from Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action and five suggestions for covering…
November 21, 2020

Wisconsin Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond to Shooting at Mayfair Mall

The Wisconsin chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statement after 8 people were wounded in a shooting at the Mayfair Mall…
November 19, 2020

Moms Demand Action Call on Governor Wolf to Veto Dangerous Legislation Loosening Gun Laws

The Pennsylvania chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement urging Governor Wolf to veto HB 1747 and HB…
November 19, 2020

A Deadly Year: Ahead of Trans Day of Remembrance, Advocates Call for Action to Prevent Gun Violence Against Trans Community

At Least 29 Trans People Have Been Killed This Year, Compared to 25 Killings in all of 2019, 26 in 2018, and 29 in 2017NEW YORK — Today, Delaware state Senator-elect Sarah McBride joined Sarah Burd-Sharps, Everytown’s director of research,…
November 16, 2020

Florida Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Statement on Fatal Police Shooting of Two Teenagers in Cocoa

The Florida chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statements today in response to at least one Brevard County deputy shooting and…
November 16, 2020

Ohio Lawmakers Discuss Dangerous Guns Everywhere Amendments This Week to Allow Firearms in K-12 Schools, Campuses, Bars, and Courthouses

This week, lawmakers on Ohio’s House Federalism Committee will gather in Columbus to hear dangerous and extreme amendments to HB 248 that would allow more guns into the most sensitive places, including K-12 schools, college campuses, and courthouses. The amendments…
November 12, 2020

Colorado Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Applaud the Boulder Valley School Board for Voting to Remove Police Officers from Boulder Valley Public Schools

The Colorado chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Boulder Valley School Board voted to remove uniformed police officers,…
November 12, 2020

Analysis: What Losing the 2020 Election Means for the Beleaguered NRA

The NRA Bet Big in 2020 on Keeping President Trump in the White House –– And Lost The NRA Now Limps into the New Administration with Plummeting Membership Revenue, Rampant Financial Woes, and Seemingly Countless Lawsuits NEW YORK –– Today, Everytown and its…
November 11, 2020

Florida Moms Demand Action Responds to Gov. DeSantis’ Stand Your Ground Expansion

The Florida chapter 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 Gov. DeSantis’ draft legislation which would create an unprecedented…
November 11, 2020

Big Win for Gun Safety: 35 Moms Demand Action Volunteers Win Elections Across the Country

Newly-Elected Volunteers Join Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action Volunteers Made 3.7 Million Calls and Texts to Voters This Cycle, With Student Volunteers Registering More…
November 11, 2020

Unelected Sen. Kelly Loeffler Cozies Up To Conspiracy Theorists, Leaves Georgians Behind

In the first days of her run-off election against gun sense champion Rev. Raphael Warnock, unelected Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) has continued to peddle dangerous conspiracy theories. She has undermined democracy, allegedly lined her pockets at the expense of Georgia…
November 9, 2020

Columbus and Dayton File First-of-its-Kind Suit Against Ohio Attorney General’s Office Over Failure to Ensure Criminal Convictions Are Entered Into Background Check Databases

AG’S Failure Means Thousands of People Prohibited from Purchasing Firearms Can Still Pass Background ChecksCOLUMBUS, Ohio – The cities of Columbus and Dayton announced today they have filed a first-of-its kind lawsuit alleging that court intervention is required to…
November 7, 2020

Everytown: President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be the Strongest Gun Safety Administration in American History

Biden’s Election is a Victory for Gun Safety, and a Colossal Loss for the NRA — Trump’s Largest Outside Backer in 2016, Which Halved its Spending for Trump this Cycle Amid Unprecedented Turmoil and Investigations Everytown for Gun Safety Victory Fund…
November 6, 2020

Carolyn Bourdeaux, Everytown-Endorsed Gun Sense Candidate, Wins in GA-07

Result Marks Defeat for the NRA — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Victory Fund Spent More Than $4.2 Million in Georgia this Election, Including $1.2 Million in Partnership with House Majority PAC to Support Carolyn Bourdeaux, Successfully Defeating…
November 6, 2020

Maura Hirschauer, Moms Demand Action Volunteer, Wins Race for State House, Marking Victory For Gun Sense in Illinois

Hirschauer Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Illinois chapter of Moms Demand Action, a part of Everytown, released the following statements…
November 6, 2020

Angel Unique’s Shooting Death is a Tragic Reminder of Continued Violence Against the Trans Community

Gun violence against the trans community has continued into the fall, after a number of deadly shootings over the summer. Most recently, Angel Unique, a Black trans woman, was shot and killed in…
November 4, 2020

Monique Smith, Moms Demand Action Volunteer, Wins Race for State House, Marking Victory For Gun Sense in Ohio

Smith Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012COLUMBUS, Ohio. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Moms Demand Action, a part of Everytown, released the following statements applauding Monique Smith for…
November 4, 2020

Liz Boldon, Moms Demand Action Volunteer, Wins Race for State House, Marking Victory For Gun Sense in Minnesota

Boldon Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012SAINT PAUL, Minn. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Moms Demand Action, a part of Everytown, released the following statements applauding Liz Boldon…
November 4, 2020

Deb Andraca, Moms Demand Action Volunteer, Wins Race for State House, Marking Victory For Gun Sense in Wisconsin

Andraca Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012MADISON, Wis. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Moms Demand Action, a part of Everytown, released the following statements applauding Deb Andraca for…
November 4, 2020

Mark Kelly, Everytown-Supported Gun Sense Candidate, Wins in Arizona

Result Marks Defeat for the NRA — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Victory Fund Spent More Than $3.8 Million in Arizona this Election, Including a $750,000 Contribution to Senate Majority PAC to Support Mark Kelly’s Election, Successfully Defeating…
November 4, 2020

Rep. Lucy McBath, Gun Sense Candidate, Wins in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District — Everytown Spent More Than $4.2 Million in Georgia This Cycle and Volunteers Made More Than 110,000 Calls and Texts

Result Marks Massive Defeat for the NRA — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Victory Fund Spent More Than $4.2 Million in Georgia this Election, in Partnership With House Majority PAC, Including Nearly $3 Million to Support Rep. McBath,…

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Black Americans represent the majority of gun homicide victims and are 10 times more likely than white Americans to die by gun homicide.