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February 24, 2020

Moms Demand Action Applauds Oregon House Committee for Advancing Legislation to Require Secure Storage of Firearms

The Oregon chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Oregon House Rules Committee advanced House Bill 4005, legislation to require secure firearm storage.
February 21, 2020

Over 150 Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Volunteers Call for Gun Safety at Arizona Statehouse

On Thursday, more than 150 volunteers with the Arizona chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, made their way to the statehouse to urge lawmakers…
February 21, 2020

Moms Demand Action Responds to Virginia House Committee Advancing Gun Safety Legislation

The Virginia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Virginia House Public Safety Committee advanced strong gun safety legislation, including legislation to close dangerous…
February 20, 2020

ICYMI: Hundreds of Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Volunteers Call for Gun Safety at Missouri Statehouse

On Tuesday, over 400 volunteers with the Missouri chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, urged lawmakers to take action to help keep guns out…
February 20, 2020

Moms Demand Action Applauds Hawaii Lawmakers for Issuing Proclamation Supporting Red Flag Law

The Hawaii chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after Hawaii lawmakers issued a proclamation recognizing Moms Demand Action for their work educating Hawaii residents about…
February 20, 2020

Moms Demand Action Responds to Committee Passage of Stand Your Ground Expansion

The Oklahoma chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Oklahoma House Public Safety Committee voted to advance HB 3165, which…
February 20, 2020

TODAY Show Delves into the Trauma of Active Shooter Drills

This morning on the TODAY Show, volunteers with Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action sat down with NBC’s Joe Fryer to talk about the impact of active shooter drills. The volunteers — and their children — shared stories about personal…
February 20, 2020

New Investigation Details Extremism of Groups Pushing Lawless County Resolutions in Kentucky

In a new story published in USA Today and the Courier Journal, John Bullington details the division — and growing extremism — fueling the effort to pass lawless resolutions in Kentucky. At the center of the piece…
February 20, 2020

Everytown For Gun Safety Announces $300k Ad Spend and Nationwide Grassroots Campaign to Hold Senators Accountable for One Year of Inaction on H.R. 8

In the Year Since the U.S. House Passed H.R. 8––A Bipartisan Bill to Require Background Checks on All Gun Sales––An Estimated 38,000+ Americans Have Been Killed by Guns. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has Failed to Even Bring it…
February 19, 2020

Moms Demand Action Applauds Committee Passage of Background Checks and Red Flag Bills in Minnesota House

The Minnesota chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee passed two pieces of potentially lifesaving gun safety legislation:…
February 19, 2020

Everytown to Invest at Least $8 Million in “Gun Sense Majority: Texas” Electoral Initiative, Mobilize Grassroots Army to Elect Gun Sense Candidates Up and Down the Ballot

New Polling Shows Texas Voters Support Stronger Gun Laws by 5:1; 78% Consider a Candidate’s Position on Guns “Very Important” in 2020; and Majorities View a Candidate’s Opposition to Background Checks on all Gun Sales as…
February 19, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Applaud Washington Senate for Passing Legislation to Establish the Washington Office of Firearm Violence Prevention

The Washington chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Washington Senate passed Senate Bill…
February 18, 2020

Oklahoma High School Teacher: HB 2336 Is Wrong for Oklahoma Schools

Teachers across Oklahoma agree: HB 2336, advanced by the Oklahoma Senate last Wednesday, will put students’ lives at risk. Yesterday, Sarah Carnes, a teacher at an Oklahoma City public high school and volunteer with Oklahoma Moms…
February 14, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Legislation to Prohibit Ghost Guns, Named in Honor of Victims of Gun Violence

The New York chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statements after lawmakers named recently introduced gun safety legislation in honor of two victims of gun violence.
February 14, 2020

New Poll Shows Nebraska Voters Overwhelmingly Support Extreme Risk Legislation

New Poll Shows 80% of Nebraska Voters – Including 74% of Gun Owners – Support Extreme Risk Protection Policies Like LB 58, Which Just Passed the Nebraska Judiciary Committee 52% of Nebraska voters said they would be more likely…
February 14, 2020

Moms Demand Action Applauds New Mexico House for Passing Life-Saving Extreme Risk Legislation

The New Mexico chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement after the New Mexico House passed SB 5, legislation to enact an extreme risk law in…
February 13, 2020

Rhode Island Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Rhode Island House For Passing Ghost Gun Legislation

Current Loopholes Allow People Barred from Buying Guns to Access Untraceable, Unserialized Ghost Guns, Avoiding Background Checks and Undermining Law EnforcementRhode Island Senate Also Passed Legislation to Prohibit Ghost GunsPROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Rhode Island chapter of Moms Demand Action…
February 13, 2020

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Launch 2020 Gun Sense Candidate Program, And Award House Speaker Nancy Pelosi The First-Ever “Gun Sense Lawmaker Of The Year” Award, Endorsing Her Reelection

Everytown Launching Gun Sense Candidate Program for Candidates Running for Congress, Statewide Offices and State Legislature — During 2018 Inaugural Program, Over 3,000 Candidates Received the DistinctionNineteen Democratic Presidential Candidates, Including Every Major Candidate Still in the Race, Have Sought…
February 13, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Governor Raimondo For Prioritizing Gun Safety

The Rhode Island chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement after Governor Raimondo announced her support for a slate of common-sense gun safety laws in a press…
February 13, 2020

Moms Demand Action Responds to Arizona Senate Committee Decision to Advance Risky Bill to Discourage Public Entities from Promoting Public Safety

The Arizona chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Senate Bill 1664, a bill…
February 12, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud the Unanimous Passage of Resolution to Require San Diego Schools to Send Information Home About Secure Firearms Storage

Today, the California chapter of Moms Demand Action, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement after the San Diego Unified School District voted unanimously to approve a resolution to require information be sent home with students…
February 12, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Volunteers Call for Gun Safety at Iowa Statehouse

On Tuesday, 75 volunteers with the Iowa chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, made their way to the statehouse to urge lawmakers to support extreme risk legislation. Volunteers joined…
February 12, 2020

Oklahoma Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Respond To Oklahoma Senate Stripping Training Requirements For Teachers Carrying Guns In Schools

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The Oklahoma chapters of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement after the Oklahoma Senate voted to advance…
February 12, 2020

Moms Demand Action Applauds New Mexico House Committee for Advancing Extreme Risk Legislation

The New Mexico chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement applauding the New Mexico House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee for advancing SB 5, legislation…

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.