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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…
November 1, 2019

California Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Statement on Shooting at Halloween House Party in Orinda

At Least Four People Were Shot and Killed, and at Least Four People Were Wounded in a Shooting on Thursday Night ORINDA, Calif. – The California chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action,…
November 1, 2019

Missouri Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud St. Louis for Requiring Gun Dealers to Alert Law Enforcement When Criminals Try to Purchase Guns

St. Louis is The First City in the U.S. to Pass Such an Ordinance ST. LOUIS – Volunteers with the Missouri chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today applauded the…
October 31, 2019

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Launches Powerful Closing Ad in Virginia’s Election, Makes Additional $100,000 in Donations

New Digital Ad Highlights Virginia Republicans’ Inaction on Gun Violence After Virginia Beach Mass ShootingEverytown for Gun Safety Action Fund Also Contributing Additional $100,000 to Virginia Democratic House and Senate Caucuses As Part of $2.5 Million Effort to Elect Gun…
October 30, 2019

What to Know About Gun Violence in Florida

As the Florida legislature returns to Tallahassee for committee work next week, Senator Bill Galvano will again have the opportunity to charge the Senate to support legislation requiring a background check on every gun sale. This legislation would go far…
October 30, 2019

California Moms Demand Action, Everytown Statement on Shooting in Long Beach

At Least Three People Were Shot and Killed, and at Least Nine People Were Wounded in a Shooting Tuesday Night LONG BEACH, Calif.  – The California chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown…
October 29, 2019

Florida Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Commissioner Fried for Introducing New Gun Safety Legislation

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement in response to new legislation proposed by Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried today that would take…
October 29, 2019

Texans Across Party Lines Support Background Checks, Red Flag Laws

In the wake of shootings in Odessa and El Paso, Texans of all stripes have voiced support for evidence-based gun safety laws like red flag laws and background checks on all gun sales. Those calls are all the more urgent…
October 28, 2019

New Hampshire Moms Demand Action Volunteers Available for Interviews Ahead of Wednesday Committee Vote on Extreme Risk Protection Orders

On Wednesday, lawmakers on New Hampshire’s Criminal Judiciary Committee will have an opportunity to advance Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) legislation, after the legislation was deferred to a summer work session for further discussion. Volunteers with…
October 27, 2019

Texas Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Respond to a Shooting at a Party in Greenville

GREENVILLE, Texas — The Texas chapters of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statements after reports that at least…
October 24, 2019

Ohio Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond to Introduction of ‘Stand Your Ground’ Legislation

Research has Shown ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws Are Associated With Increased Homicides and are not Shown to Decrease Violent Crime COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both parts…

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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.