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April 23, 2015

Everytown, Maine Moms Demand Action Release New Television, Radio and Digital Ads Opposing LD 652, Permitless Carry Legislation

84 Percent of Mainers Oppose Scrapping Permits for Concealed Handguns; TV, Radio and Digital Ads Can Be Seen Here Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Maine chapter of…
April 23, 2015

Moms Demand Action Releases New Ad to Highlight How Kroger’s Lack of Action to Prohibit Open Carry Endangers Employees

New Ad Highlights the Safety Risk Kroger Employees Face Due to the Grocer Allowing the Open Carry of Loaded Firearms ‘World’s Longest Receipt’ Racks Up More Than $300,000 Spent at…
April 22, 2015

Everytown, Coalition of Oregon Moms, Law Enforcement, Gun Violence Survivors, Gun Owners, Faith Leaders, Students, Public Health Advocates Speak out in Support of Background Checks at House Rules Committee Hearing

81% of Oregonians Support Background Checks on All Gun Sales The Oregon chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, came together with law enforcement leaders, gun violence survivors, gun owners,…
April 17, 2015

Texas Moms Condemn House For Ignoring Texas Business and Voting for Open Carry without Signage Fix

Today: House Vote on HB 910, Open Carry of Handguns Today the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America condemns the House vote to pass HB 910, a bill that allows for the open carry…
April 16, 2015

Everytown for Gun Safety, Tennessee Moms Condemn Passage of Guns in Parks Bill; Urge Governor Haslam to Veto

House Bill 995 Would Force Public Parks to Allow Guns The Tennessee chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today condemned the passage of House Bill 995, legislation that would…
April 16, 2015

Everytown, Rhode Island Moms Demand Action Release Poll That Shows 80 Percent of Rhode Islanders Support Bill to Keep Guns Away from Domestic Abusers

Poll Shows Overwhelming Majority of Rhode Islanders Back S. 0503 and H. 5655, Which Will Prohibit Domestic Abusers from Possessing Guns Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Rhode Island Moms Demand Action today…
April 14, 2015

Montana Moms, Everytown Condemn Passage of Dangerous Gun Bill; Urge Governor Bullock to Veto HB 533

HB 533 Would Eliminate the Crime of Concealed Carry Without a Permit or Safety Training; Governor Bullock Vetoed Bill With Same Impact – HB 298 – Earlier in Legislative Session 83 Percent of Montanans…
April 14, 2015

Everytown, Oregon Moms Demand Action Applaud Oregon Senate Passage of SB 941, Release New TV Ads Calling for House to Pass Legislation Requiring Background Checks on All Gun Sales

81 Percent of Oregonians Support Background Checks on All Gun Sales; Ads Can Be Seen Here Everytown for Gun Safety and the Oregon chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today applauds…
April 14, 2015

Gun Lobby Defeated Again: Colorado Moms and Gun Violence Survivors Applaud House Committee for Stopping Six Dangerous Gun Bills

Bills to Repeal Background Checks and Allow Guns in Public Schools Killed in Committee with Bipartisan Opposition The Colorado Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, and Colorado gun violence…
April 14, 2015

Mississippi Moms, Everytown Condemn Governor Bryant for Signing S.B. 2394, Allowing People to Carry Hidden, Loaded Handguns in Public Without a Permit

The Mississippi chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today condemned Governor Phil Bryant for signing S.B. 2394, legislation that will allow people to carry loaded handguns in bags, briefcases, or…
April 14, 2015

North Carolina Moms Respond to Wayne Community College Fatal School Shooting

Wayne Community College Shooting is the 114th Since Newtown; See Full List Here In response to yesterday’s shooting at Wayne Community College in Goldsboro, where a longtime school employee, Ron Lane,…
April 14, 2015

Moms Demand Action Thanks Safeway and Albertsons for Reinforcing Gun Sense Policy as New Ad and “World’s Longest Receipt” Launch to Highlight Kroger’s Failure to Stand up for Customer and Employee Safety

Recently Merged Safeway & Albertsons Stores Respond to Moms’ Calls, Clarify Firearms Policy New Ad Highlights Alarming Contrast in Kroger’s Policies Permitting Open Carry of Loaded Firearms, but Prohibiting Skateboards, Animals, Squirt Guns;…
April 8, 2015

Everytown, Texas Moms Demand Action Release New TV Ad Opposing Guns on Campus: “Texas Is Better Than This”

Ad Highlights Recent Polling That Shows A Majority of Texans Oppose Guns on Campus Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense…
April 7, 2015

Texas Moms Support Texas Business Urging Lawmakers To Pass Simplified Pro-Business Firearms Signage

Today: House Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee Hearing on HB 2405, Simple Signage Bill Today the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America joined business owners to testify in support of HB 2405, a…
April 7, 2015

“No Questions Asked”: Investigation Shows Criminals in Oregon Flocking to Vast Online Gun Marketplace to Evade Background Checks, Arm Themselves

Everytown Investigation Finds One in Eighteen Oregonians Seeking Guns In Unlicensed Online Sales Is Prohibited from Buying Guns, and an Estimated 1,360 Guns Transferred to Prohibited People Each Year Via Just Four Websites SB…
April 7, 2015

Everytown Releases “Lil’ Wayne (LaPierres)” Video Ahead of NRA Annual Meeting

Video Features Young Children Reciting Some of Wayne Lapierre’s Most Fear-Inducing Rhetoric Everytown and Moms Demand Action Will Be in Nashville This Week to Counter NRA’s Dangerous Agenda, Rally for Safer Gun Laws that…
April 6, 2015

Everytown, Nevada Moms Demand Action Condemn Assembly Passage of Extremist Michele Fiore’s Bill to Force Nevada Colleges to Allow Concealed, Loaded Guns on Campus

AB 148 Opposed by Nevada Moms, Students, Educators, and Campus Police; Part of Fiore Agenda to Let Dangerous People Carry Hidden, Loaded Guns In Public in Nevada The Nevada chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America,…
April 6, 2015

Everytown, Oregon Moms Demand Action Applaud Background Check Bill Passed out of Senate Judiciary Committee Today

Bill Now Moves to Senate Floor for a Vote; 81 Percent of Oregonians Support Background Checks on All Gun Sales The Oregon chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today…
April 3, 2015

Another NRA Defeat: Gun-lobby Backed Bills Fail in Arizona Legislature

Everytown for Gun Safety and Arizona Moms Applaud Legislature for Standing Up for Public Safety Everytown for Gun Safety and the Arizona chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today released the following statement applauding the…
April 1, 2015

Everytown, Oregon Moms, Law Enforcement, Veterans, Survivors Speak out to Support Background Check Bill Heard in Senate Judiciary Committee Today

Committee Expected to Vote Tomorrow on SB 941, Background Check Legislation; 81% of Oregonians Support Background Checks on All Gun Sales Following the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing today on Senate Bill 941, legislation to require background checks on…
March 31, 2015

Everytown, Idaho Moms Release New Poll: More than 80 Percent of Idahoans Support Current Permitting System

Poll Finds Idaho Voters Oppose the Dismantling of State’s Concealed Carry Permitting Process as Proposed by HB 301 Everytown for Gun Safety and the Idaho chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Safety in America released a…
March 27, 2015

Everytown, New Jersey Moms Applaud Introduction of Life-Saving Background Checks Bill

(A 4348), Introduced Yesterday in the New Jersey Legislature, Will Keep Guns Out of the Hands of Felons, Domestic Abusers, and Other Dangerous People The New Jersey chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part…
March 26, 2015

Everytown, Florida Moms Demand Action Release Poll That Shows Strong Majority of Floridians Oppose Guns on Campus and in K-12 Schools Legislation

Sixty One Percent of Floridians Oppose Forcing Colleges and Universities to Allow Concealed Weapons on Campus; Sixty One Percent of Floridians Also Oppose Allowing Guns in K-12 Schools Florida’s Legislature has Proposed Six Gun…
March 23, 2015

NRA DEFEAT: Everytown for Gun Safety and West Virginia Moms Applaud Governor Tomblin’s Veto of Dangerous Gun Legislation Pushed by Gun Lobby

Tomblin’s Veto of S.B. 347 a Critical Defeat for the NRA, Preserving Common Sense Safeguards to Keep West Virginians Safe 83% of Likely Voters in West Virginia Favor Requiring Permits for Concealed Carry of Handguns in Public Everytown…

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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.