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November 13, 2019

Virginia Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Richmond City Council for Passing Gun Violence Prevention Ordinance

RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement applauding the Richmond City Council for passing an ordinance requiring the reporting of lost and…
November 12, 2019

Virginia Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Virginia State Crime Commission Report on Gun Violence

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Was Largest Outside Investor in Virginia’s 2019 Elections, Spending $2.5 Million Virginia Moms Demand Action Successfully Activated its Volunteers to Help Replace NRA-Backed Candidates With Gun Sense Champions in NRA’s Home…
November 12, 2019

Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Leaders Elected to Public Office

Volunteers Elected Last Week Join Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Who Have Won Races Since its Founding in 2012 NEW YORK — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part…
November 8, 2019

New Everytown-Schoen Consulting Poll Reveals Gun Safety Was Number One Issue in Virginia’s Election With Gun Issue Voters Supporting Democratic Candidates by More Than Two-to-one Margin

On Tuesday, Virginia Voters Flipped Control of General Assembly to a Gun Safety Majority for First Time in 25 Years, Months after Legislative Republicans Refused to Vote on Gun Violence Prevention in a Special Session Called…
November 8, 2019

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Denounce Sen. Joni Ernst for Refusing to Take Up House-passed Violence Against Women Act With Life-Saving Gun Safety Provisions

In Senate Floor Speech, Sen. Joni Ernst Caved to NRA, Said Senate Republicans Would Not Move Forward on House-Passed Version of VAWA With Provisions to Disarm Domestic AbusersNRA Spent More Than $3 Million to Elect Joni Ernst in 2014 NEW…
November 8, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action, National Education Association Respond to New Secret Service Report on Gun Violence in Schools

Everytown for Gun Safety, American Federation of Teachers and the National Education Association Previously Released Comprehensive School Safety Recommendations  NEW YORK – Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a…
November 7, 2019

Wisconsin Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Respond After Senate Majority Leader Refuses to Allow Debate on Background Checks and Red Flag Bills

Just This Week, Virginians Kicked Out Lawmakers Who Refused to Take Action After Virginia’s Special Session Earlier this Year MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both…
November 7, 2019

Victory for Gun Safety in Virginia: 15 Everytown Endorsed Candidates Elected

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Was Largest Outside Investor in Virginia’s 2019 Elections, Spending $2.5 Million to Help Replace NRA-Backed Candidates With Gun Sense Champions in NRA’s Home State After Virginia Republicans Failed to Act on…
November 6, 2019

Iowa Moms Demand Action, Everytown For Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Bridget Montgomery’s Win in Race For Urbandale City Council

Bridget Montgomery Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 URBANDALE, Iowa— Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Iowa chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a…
November 6, 2019

New Jersey Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Graelyn Mckeown’s Win in Race for West Windsor-Plainsboro Board of Education

Graelyn McKeown Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 WEST WINDSOR, N.J. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense…
November 6, 2019

Massachusetts Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Karla Psaros’ Win in Race for Braintree School Committee

Karla Psaros Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 BRAINTREE, Mass. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Massachusetts chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America,…
November 6, 2019

Ohio Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Sarah Stankorb Taylor’s Win in Race for Wyoming City Council

Sarah Stankorb Taylor Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 WYOMING, Ohio — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Ohio chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in…
November 6, 2019

Colorado Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Rachel Friend’s Win in Race for Boulder City Council

Rachel Friend Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 BOULDER, Colo. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Colorado chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America,…
November 6, 2019

Indiana Moms Demand Action, Everytown For Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Ali Brown’s Win in Race For Indianapolis City-Council

 Ali Brown Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 INDIANAPOLIS — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Indianapolis chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a…
November 6, 2019

Support for Gun Safety Grows as Texas Lawmakers Plan to Meet in Odessa

Tomorrow, volunteers with the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action in Permian Basin will testify at a Texas Senate Select Committee on Mass Violence hearing in Odessa. If you’d like to connect with a volunteer before or after the hearing,…
November 6, 2019

Indiana Moms Demand Action, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Celebrate Moms Demand Action Volunteer Kathy Parker’s Win in Race for West Lafayette City Council

 Kathy Parker Joins Dozens of Moms Demand Action Volunteers Elected to Public Office Since its Founding in 2012 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Indiana chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in…
November 6, 2019

As Special Session Looms, Will Wisconsin Lawmakers Learn from Virginia Elections?

June 4, 2019: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam calls a special legislative session on gun violence, urging lawmakers to take action after the Virginia Beach mass shooting.July 9, 2019: Legislative leaders end the special session shortly after it begins.Nov. 5, 2019:…
November 6, 2019

Michigan Lawmakers Haven’t Held Hearings on Bipartisan Bills to Keep Guns out of the Hands of Domestic Abusers

October —  National Domestic Violence Awareness Month — is now over, and still the Michigan legislature has not even held hearings on bipartisan legislation that would help keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers. Committee chair Representative Graham Filler…
November 6, 2019

CNN: How Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action Flipped Virginia

This morning, CNN published a new story that details Everytown for Gun Safety and Mom Demand Action’s winning, aggressive strategy to flip Virginia to a gun sense majority in the NRA’s home state. Everytown for Gun…
November 5, 2019

Gun Safety Sweep in Virginia: Everytown for Gun Safety’s $2.5 Million Investment and Moms Demand Action’s Grassroots Army Flip General Assembly to a Gun Sense Majority, Creating a Roadmap for 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Was Largest Outside Investor in Virginia’s 2019 Elections, Helping Replace NRA-Backed Candidates With Gun Sense Champions in NRA’s Home State After Virginia Republicans Failed to Act on Gun Safety Following the Deadly Virginia Beach Shooting…
November 4, 2019

More Than 80 Survivors of Gun Violence Sign Letter Urging Florida Legislature to Pass Background Checks Law

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, volunteers with the Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, delivered a letter signed by more than 80 survivors of gun violence to the Florida…
November 4, 2019

Despite Mandatory Rhode Island Law, Family Court Only Orders Firearm Surrender From Domestic Abusers One-Third of the Time

Report Finds Substantial Gaps in the Family Court’s Implementation of the Protect Rhode Island Families ActVolunteers with the Rhode Island Chapter of Moms Demand Action Collected Data by Attending Rhode Island Family Court Proceedings PROVIDENCE,…
November 4, 2019

Pennsylvania Moms Demand Action Announces Partnership With Cinemark in Pittsburgh to Run Gun Safety PSA

The PSA Elevates Moms Demand Action’s Secure Gun Storage Program, “Be SMART”; This Marks the First Time That a Be SMART Message has Been Shown in Theaters PITTSBURGH — On Saturday, two Pittsburgh Cinemark theaters began airing a 30-second Public…
November 1, 2019

Everytown’s Record $2.5 Million Investment to Flip Virginia’s General Assembly

View the complete memorandum HERE.Earlier this year, Virginia suffered a horrific tragedy when a gunman walked into the Virginia Beach Municipal Center, shooting and killing 12 people and wounding 17 others. Voters in the Commonwealth know…

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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.