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November 20, 2019

Everytown For Gun Safety Action Fund Launches $200,000 Digital Spend Against Target U.S. Senators Who Have Failed To Take Action On Gun Safety

NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund is launching $200,000 in digital ads against U.S. Senators in key battleground states who have failed to advance meaningful federal gun safety legislation, including: Senators Martha…
November 19, 2019

Star-Tribune: ‘Will gun policy swing Minnesota’s 2020 elections?’

In a column Sunday, Minneapolis Star Tribune reporter Stephen Montemayor wrote that the results of this month’s Virginia election – in which gun safety played a key role – could offer a preview of Minnesota’s elections…
November 19, 2019

ICYMI — USA Today Opinion: Bipartisan Senators Urge Trump to Resume Talks on Background Check Legislation

This morning, Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT), Pat Toomey (R-PA), and Joe Manchin (D-WV) penned an op-ed in USA Today to urge President Trump to resume bipartisan talks on legislation to expand the background check requirement to…
November 19, 2019

Students Demand Action Announces New National Advisory Board

New National Advisory Board Includes 18 Student Leaders, Helps to Lead More than 350 Students Demand Action Chapters Across the Country NEW YORK  – Students Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today announced…
November 18, 2019

Rhode Island Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Rhode Island Family Court Plans to Improve Process Disarming Domestic Abusers

Earlier This Month, Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund Released a Report Finding Substantial Gaps in the Family Court’s Implementation of the Protect Rhode Island Families Act PROVIDENCE, R.I. —  Today, the Rhode Island chapter of…
November 18, 2019

California Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Mass Shooting at Backyard Gathering in Fresno

Reports Indicate at Least 4 People Were Shot and Killed and at Least 6 Wounded in a Mass Shooting in Fresno on Sunday EveningShooting Comes on the Heels of a Mass Shooting at a San Diego…
November 17, 2019

California Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Mass Shooting at San Diego Home

Reports Indicate 4 People Were Shot and Killed, Including 3 Children This Shooting Comes in the Wake of a Shooting at Saugus High School that Left 2 Students Dead and Wounded 3 More Shooting is at Least…
November 15, 2019

BREAKING: New NRA Financial Disclosure Reveals Massive Salary Increase for Wayne LaPierre

NEW YORK — Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action released the following statement on revelations contained within the NRA’s 2018 Form 990, as first reported by the Washington Post and…
November 14, 2019

Justice Department Report on Fix NICS Act Highlights Urgent Need to Close Loopholes in Background Check System

Report Shows Increase in Records Submitted to Background Check System, but Recent Everytown Investigation Found It is Still Easy to Avoid Background Checks AltogetherEverytown Investigation Found Nearly 1.2 Million Ads on Armslist.com for Gun Sales Where…
November 14, 2019

California Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Shooting at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita

Initial Reports Indicate Several Students Were Shot and InjuredAccording to Everytown Research, This is at Least the 85th Incident of Gunfire on School Grounds this Year SANTA CLARITA, Calif. – The…
November 13, 2019

Trump Administration Moves Forward to Spread Access to Downloadable Guns, Even After Court Found Prior Action to Be Unlawful

Trump Administration Has Now Notified Congress It Will Still Weaken Oversight of Downloadable Guns in 30 Days NEW YORK — Yesterday, a federal court in Washington State struck down the Trump administration’s temporary modification of the…
November 13, 2019

Washington Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Tacoma City Council for Passing an Ammunition and Firearm Tax to Fund Programs to Promote Public Safety and Prevent Gun Violence

The Ordinance Will Create a Tax on Firearms and Ammunition; Revenue Will Fund Programs that Promote Public Safety, Prevent Gun Violence and Offset Costs of Gun Violence in Tacoma TACOMA, Wash. – The Washington chapter of Moms Demand Action for…
November 13, 2019

Everytown: Attorney General’s Gun Violence Plan Misses the Mark

NEW YORK – Everytown for Gun Safety, the country’s largest gun violence prevention organization, today released the following statement on U.S. Attorney General Barr’s announcement of a new gun violence prevention initiative. “The plan is a mixed bag — it’s also…
November 13, 2019

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Statement on Senator Feinstein’s Introduction of Senate Companion to Bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act

WASHINGTON — Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown, released the following statement today applauding Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) for introducing the Senate companion to the…
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…

Did you know

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