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September 13, 2019

Gun Violence Prevention Once Again Top-tier Issue During Third Democratic Debate

New Morning Consult/Politico Poll This Week Found That Gun Safety is Democratic Voters’ Top Issue Heading In To 2020 Election NEW YORK — Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown, released…
September 12, 2019

Texas Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Texas Safety Action Report Released by Governor Abbott in Response to Mass Shootings in El Paso And Odessa

Texas Moms Demand Action Volunteers Urged the Governor to Recommend Requiring Background Checks on All Gun Sales and a Strong Red Flag LawLast Week, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Showed Support for…
September 12, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund, Moms Demand Action Award 2020 Presidential Gun Sense Candidate Distinctions

17 Candidates for President Received Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate Distinctions   NEW YORK – Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown, today announced the awarding of…
September 12, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud 145 Business Leaders for Letter to U.S. Senate Demanding Action on Gun Safety

Business Leaders Represent Employees from Large and Small Companies, Including: Airbnb, Amalgamated Bank, Bloomberg LP, Brookfield Property Group, Condé Nast, DICK’S Sporting Goods, DoorDash, Gap Inc., Levi Strauss & Co., Lyft, Pinterest, Postmates, Royal Caribbean, RXR Realty, Square, TOMS,…
September 11, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Publix for Decision to Prohibit Open Carry in Stores

In Recent Weeks, Albertsons Companies, ALDI, CVS, Kroger, Meijer, Walgreens, Walmart, Wegmans, and Publix Have All Announced Prohibitions on Open Carry in StoresPolling Released Last Week Showed that Companies “Have More to Gain Than They…
September 11, 2019

Florida Moms Demand Action Volunteers Available for Interviews Ahead of Senate Infrastructure Committee Hearing

On Monday, the Florida Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee will begin hearings on gun safety. Volunteers with the Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America will attend the hearing and urge lawmakers…
September 10, 2019

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Statement on House Judiciary Committee Advancing Gun Safety Legislation to Address Red Flags, Hate Crimes and High-Capacity Magazines

House Has Consistently Advanced Meaningful Gun Safety Bills; Now the Senate Must do Its Part WASHINGTON — Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown, applauded the House Judiciary Committee for advancing…
September 10, 2019

Texas Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Bexar County For Gun Violence Prevention Initiatives Supporting Responsible Gun Storage and Victims of Domestic Violence

Initiatives Include $40,000 for a Public Awareness Campaign for Be SMART, a Responsible Gun Storage ProgramVolunteers with the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action Spoke at a…
September 10, 2019

New Jersey Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Gov. Murphy’s Executive Action Creating Public Safety Standards for Gun Dealers, Manufacturers and Banks That Do Business With New Jersey

MORRISTOWN, N.J. — The New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today applauded Gov. Phil Murphy’s signing of an executive action that declares gun violence to be a public…
September 10, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Aldi and Meijer For Decisions To Prohibit Open Carry in Stores

In the Past Week, Walmart, Kroger, Walgreens, CVS, Wegmans, Albertsons Companies, ALDI and Meijer Have All Announced Prohibitions on Open Carry in StoresPolling Released Last Week Showed that Companies “Have More to Gain Than They…
September 9, 2019

Wall Street Journal: Florida Schools Don’t Want to Arm Teachers

Following the Florida legislature’s reckless and unpopular decision to allow Florida teachers to be armed in schools, a Wall Street Journal analysis found that a majority of Florida schools have rejected the…
September 8, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Albertsons Companies’ Decision to Prohibit Open Carry in Stores

Since Tuesday, Walmart, Kroger, Walgreens, CVS, Wegmans and Albertsons Companies Have All Announced Prohibitions on Open Carry in StoresPolling Released Last Week Showed that Companies “Have More to Gain Than They Put at Risk” by…
September 6, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Respond to Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s Support For Stronger Background Checks on Gun Sales

Lt. Gov. Patrick Said he is “Willing to Take an Arrow” to Defy the NRA and Strengthen Background ChecksLegislation Requiring Background Checks on All Gun Sales Has Received Strong Bipartisan Support…
September 6, 2019

New Everytown, Global Strategy Group Battleground State Polling Finds Overwhelming Majority of American Voters Back Gun Safety Laws and are Prepared to Vote out Politicians who do Nothing to Curb Gun Violence

New Poll Found 94 Percent of Voters in Battlegrounds Support Background Checks on All Gun Sales; 80 Percent in Battlegrounds Support Enacting Red Flag Law; 75 Percent Ready to Hold “Politicians Accountable by Voting them out of Office”Five…
September 6, 2019

Maryland Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Fatal Shooting of Transgender Teen in Baltimore

Bailey Reeves is at Least the 17th Trans Person Killed Nationwide This Year; at Least 14 Have Been Killed With A Gun BALTIMORE, Md. — The Maryland chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of…
September 6, 2019

These Organizations are Working to Prevent More Children From Being Shot and Killed in St. Louis

In the past week, St. Louis has received national attention over the fatal shootings of at least a dozen children in the city since April. Many of these children were shot near their homes, including one…
September 5, 2019

Texas Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Executive Orders Released by Governor Abbott in Response to Mass Shootings in El Paso and Odessa

Requiring Background Checks on All Gun Sales and Strong Red Flag Laws Have Received Bipartisan Support from Lawmakers Across the Country  AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in…
September 5, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud CVS and Wegmans for Decisions to Prohibit Open Carry in Stores

Since Tuesday, Walmart, Kroger, Walgreens, CVS and Wegmans Have All Announced Prohibitions on Open Carry in StoresPolling Released Today Showed that Companies “Have More to Gain Than They Put at Risk” by Advocating for Gun…
September 5, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Walgreens’ Decision to Prohibit Open Carry in its Stores

Walgreens’ Announcement Followed Similar Decisions from Walmart and Kroger to Protect Shoppers and Employees by Prohibiting Open CarryPolling Released Today Showed that Companies “Have More to Gain Than They Put at…
September 5, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses 25 Candidates in Virginia’s 2019 Elections, Donates $438,000 to Endorsed Candidates and Political Committees Working to Elect Gun Sense Majority

Contributions are Part of Unprecedented $2.5 Million Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Effort to Elect Gun Sense Majority in Virginia General AssemblyEverytown, Moms Demand Action Will Also Unleash Grassroots Army to Elect Endorsed Candidates During Grassroots Weekends of…
September 3, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Kroger’s Decision to Prohibit Open Carry in its Stores

Moms Demand Action Volunteers Started a Campaign to Ask Kroger to Prohibit Open Carry Using #GroceriesNotGuns in 2014 Earlier Today, Walmart Announced its Decision to Prohibit Open Carry and Limit Ammunition Sales in Wake of El…
September 3, 2019

BREAKING: Odessa Shooter Exploited Deadly Background Check Loophole to Purchase Firearm Used in West Texas Mass Shooting

Multiple Media Outlets Reporting that the Odessa Shooter Purchased the Firearm Used in West Texas Mass Shooting from an Unlicensed Seller and Avoided a Background Check that He Could Not PassThis Weekend Alone, Seven Americans are Dead after a…
September 3, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Walmart Decision to Prohibit Open Carry and Limit Ammunition Sales in Wake of El Paso Mass Shooting

Moms Demand Action Volunteers Took to Social Media to Ask Walmart to #RollbackOpenCarry, a Step That Starbucks, Chipotle, Target and Many Others Had Previously TakenIn 45 States, It’s Legal to Carry Loaded Firearms in Public With No Permit or…
September 3, 2019

Alabama Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Mass Shooting at a Home in Elkmont that Killed 5 People

Reports Indicate 5 People Shot and Killed, Including 3 Children Shooting is at Least the 19th Mass Shooting in 2019 and 213th Since 2009 ELKMONT, Ala. — The Alabama chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun…

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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.