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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…
September 14, 2020

Before First Debate, Maine Sportsman’s Alliance Gives Sarah Gideon Failing Grade, Endorses Senator Collins

The Maine chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, today released the following statement in response to the Maine Sportsman’s Alliance endorsement of Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) and giving…
September 14, 2020

Resources for Covering Shootings by Police in Pennsylvania

On Sunday, the release of body camera footage of the police shooting of Ricardo Munoz, a 27-year-old man living in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, sparked protests against violence by police. In the graphic footage…
September 14, 2020

On Gun Violence in Iowa: Theresa Greenfield is Clear Choice for U.S. Senate in Race Against Gun Lobby Loyalist Joni Ernst

Greenfield is Gun Sense Candidate who will Stand up to the Gun Lobby to Support Common-Sense Gun LawsSen. Joni Ernst has Acted as a Gun Lobby Puppet who Opposes Common-Sense Gun Laws Even As Gun Violence gets Worse and Worse…
September 14, 2020

Axios: “NRA’s Political Influence Dwindling Ahead of the Election”

According to a new report by Axios, “[t]he NRA was once considered one of the most powerful lobbies in American politics,” but “[n]ow, its inability to shell out as much cash to support Republicans across the…
September 14, 2020

Resources for Covering Shootings by Police in Pennsylvania

On Sunday, the release of body camera footage of the police shooting of Ricardo Munoz, a 27-year-old man living in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, sparked protests against violence by police. In the graphic footage…
September 14, 2020

Newsweek: ‘After losing my son to gun suicide, I turned my grief into action’

September marks Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and on Saturday, Newsweek published an op-ed authored by Miami Knight, a volunteer with the Georgia chapter of Moms Demand Action and a member of the Everytown Survivor Network whose son, Ty-Key,…
September 11, 2020

SHOCKING: Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21) Won’t Return Donations from Gun Extremist Organization Backing Kenosha Protest Shooter

According to a report from the American Independent, Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21) refused to return thousands in donations from Gun Owners of America, which has rushed to the legal aid of the armed vigilante who is…
September 10, 2020

New Report: Youth Firearm Suicide Rates Reach Record High Following Decade-Long Increase

Youth Firearm Suicide Increased 56% in the Last Decade Among Youth Between the Ages of 10-24 Steps to Address Suicide Risks Include Policies and Practices That Limits Easy Access to Firearms, Knowing the Warning Signs of Suicide, and…

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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.