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September 16, 2020

Despite Ongoing Gun Violence in Durham, North Carolina Republicans Continue to Reject Common-Sense Gun Safety Laws

On Monday night, eight people were shot and wounded in Durham, part of a surge in gun violence that the city is experiencing. According to the News & Observer, “as of Aug.
September 16, 2020

New TV and Digital Ads in Georgia: Everytown Victory Fund Unveils New Ads Targeting Karen Handel as Part of $1.7 Million Ad Campaign in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District in Partnership With House Majority PAC

NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Victory Fund unveiled new TV and digital ads that criticize Karen Handel for siding with President Trump and the gun lobby instead of keeping Georgians safe from gun violence or protecting Georgians…
September 15, 2020

New Everytown, Voto Latino Fact Sheet Highlights the Impact of Gun Violence on the Latino Community and the Need for More Lifesaving Research Into This Public Health Crisis

NEW YORK — As Latino Heritage Month commences, new research from Everytown for Gun Safety (“Everytown”) and Voto Latino highlights the disproportionate impact of gun violence on Latino communities, as well as the increasing need for…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Suzanne Bonamici and Rep. Earl Blumenauer for U.S. House

Reps. Bonamici and Blumenauer are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici in Oregon’s 1st congressional district and Congressman Earl Blumenauer…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Bobby Rush for U.S. House

Rep. Bobby Rush is a Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congressman Bobby Rush for Congress in Illinois’ 1st congressional district. Rep. Rush…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Diana Degette and Rep. Ed Perlmutter for U.S. House

Rep. DeGette and Rep. Perlmutter are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congresswoman Diana DeGette for Congress in Colorado’s 1st congressional district and…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Mark Pocan for U.S. House

Rep. Pocan is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congressman Mark Pocan for Congress in Wisconsin’s 2nd congressional district. Rep. Pocan has…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Barbara Bollier for U.S Senate and Michelle De La Isla for U.S. House

Bollier and De La Isla are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Barbara Bollierfor U.S. Senate and Michelle De La Isla for Congress…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Jackie Speier and Rep. Jimmy Panetta for U.S. House

Reps. Speier and Panetta are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congresswoman Jackie Speier in California’s 14th congressional district and Congressman Jimmy Panetta…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Amy Kennedy for U.S. House

Amy Kennedy is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Amy Kennedy in New Jersey’s 2nd congressional district. Kennedy has received the Moms…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Jim Langevin for U.S. House

Rep. Jim Langevin is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in Congress NEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congressman Jim Langevin for Congress in Rhode Island’s 2nd congressional district.
September 15, 2020

Breaking: Everytown FOIA Shows That “Thousands” of Guns Have Likely Been Sold to Prohibited Purchasers During the Pandemic Due to the Charleston Loophole

Data Obtained in the FOIA Proves that the Background Check System is Overwhelmed Due to the Sustained Surge in Gun Sales and the Charleston LoopholeAccording to an Everytown FOIA exclusively obtained by…
September 15, 2020

Everytown For Gun Safety Action Fund Announces New U.S. House And Senate Endorsements

Everytown Today Endorsed U.S. House and Senate Candidates Who Have Championed Gun Safety Polling Shows Americans’ Support for Gun Safety Measures Has Surged Amid Coronavirus PandemicNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed a…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Sen. Ed Markey for U.S. Senate

Senator Ed Markey is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in Congress NEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Senator Ed Markey for U.S. Senate. He has received the Moms…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock For U.S. Senate; State Sen. Nikema Williams and Carolyn Bourdeaux for U.S. House

Ossoff, Warnock, Williams, and Bourdeaux are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock for United States Senate, State…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Al Green, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee for U.S. House

Reps. Green and Jackson Lee are Gun Sense Champions Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congressman Al Green for Congress in Texas’s 9th congressional district and…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Lois Frankel for U.S. House

Rep. Frankel is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congresswoman Lois Frankel for Congress in Florida’s 21st congressional district. Frankel has received…
September 15, 2020

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Endorses Rep. Cedric Richmond for U.S. House

Rep. Richmond is a Gun Sense Champion Who Will Fight for Common-Sense Gun Safety Measures in CongressNEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund endorsed Congressman Cedric Richmond for Congress in Louisiana’s 2nd congressional district. Richmond has received…
September 15, 2020

New Ads in TX-23: Everytown Victory Fund Launches $200,000 in Spanish Digital Ads Against Tony Gonzales

Polling Shows That Nearly Two-Thirds of Latino Voters Say They Would Never Vote for a Candidate Who Opposes Background Checks on All Gun SalesOver the Weekend, Moms Demand Action Volunteers Made More than 12,000 Calls to…
September 15, 2020

Tell-All NRA Book Confirms Everytown Beat NRA on its Top Priority After Trump was Elected

The Book, Written By Former NRA #2 Josh Powell, Says that He Told the Trump White House in 2017 that “We Need [Concealed Carry Reciprocity]… That’s Our Legislative Priority”The NRA Failed to Pass…
September 15, 2020

Everytown Calls on Top HHS Official to Resign After Telling Trump Supporters to “Buy Ammunition” Ahead of the Election

Caputo Falsely Accused Scientists of “Sedition” and Said that “When Donald Trump Refuses to Stand Down at the Inauguration, the Shooting Will Begin”Caputo Added that “If You Carry Guns, Buy Ammunition, Ladies and Gentlemen, Because It’s Going to be Hard…
September 14, 2020

What to Watch For Ahead of Today’s U.S. Senate Debate in North Carolina

This evening is the first U.S. Senate debate in North Carolina, where voters will hear from gun extremist Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) and gun sense champion Lt. Col. Cal Cunningham. Moms Demand Action volunteers are available for interviews on the…
September 14, 2020

140 Moms Demand Action Volunteers Called Nearly 13,000 Texas Voters This Weekend; Volunteers and Staff Available for Interviews

This weekend, 140 volunteers with the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action gathered virtually for a Day of Action. They made nearly 13,000 calls to English and Spanish-speaking voters across Texas, helping them make plans to vote and confirming their…
September 14, 2020

Mayors Call on Trump to Condemn Armed Intimidation and Vigilantism Amongst His Supporters

Letter, Available Here, Is Signed By Mayors of Seattle, Portland, Pittsburgh, Richmond, Newport News, Lansing, Durham, Albuquerque, Madison, Grand RapidsMayors: ‘When Self-Styled Vigilantes Brandish Firearms, They Make Violence More Likely, Not Less’NEW YORK — In…

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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.