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January 31, 2020

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

On Wednesday, nearly 180 volunteers with the Washington 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 support SB 6294…
January 31, 2020

What to Know About Gun Safety in Oklahoma as 2020 Legislative Session Begins

On Monday, Oklahoma lawmakers will return to the Capitol for the 2020 state legislative session. Last year, lawmakers passed permitless carry legislation against the wishes of law enforcement, faith leaders, and…
January 31, 2020

Everytown, Moms Demand Action, Gun Violence Survivors Reflect As National Gun Violence Survivors Week Begins

By Early February, More Americans are Killed With Guns Than are Killed in Other High-Income Countries in an Entire Year; 58 Percent of American Adults or Someone They Care for Have Personally Experienced Gun Violence in…
January 30, 2020

Re: What to Watch For on Gun Safety As Alabama’s Legislative Session Begins

On Tuesday, Alabama lawmakers will return to Montgomery for the 2020 state legislative session. Last year, volunteers with the Alabama chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America stood with legislators as they defeated…
January 30, 2020

Virginia Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Virginia House For Passing Gun Safety Legislation

RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today applauded the Virginia House of Delegates for passing a slate of gun safety bills, including legislation to close…
January 30, 2020

Everytown Announces $1.25 Million Digital Campaign In AZ, IA, MN, NC & PA To Pressure State Legislators To Act On Gun Safety

Everytown Also Unveiling New Survey Indicating Voters in These States Support Stronger Gun Laws by a 5:1 Margin and 76% Consider a Candidate’s Position on Guns “Very Important” to Their Vote in 2020This Week, Everytown Announced…
January 29, 2020

Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Statements on Committee Passage of Dangerous Bill to Incentivize Arming Teachers

INDIANAPOLIS — Volunteers with the Indiana chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today testified in the Senate Education and Career Development Committee against a dangerous…
January 29, 2020

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

Current Loophole Allows People Barred from Buying Guns to Access Untraceable, Unserialized Ghost Guns, Avoiding Background Checks and Undermining Law EnforcementRhode Island House Judiciary Committee Also Advanced Ghost Gun Legislation for Full House VotePROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Rhode Island chapter…
January 29, 2020

Dozens of Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Volunteers Call for Gun Safety at Idaho Statehouse

On Monday, more than 60 volunteers with the Idaho 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…
January 27, 2020

Connecticut Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond To Shooting Outside Bridgeport Superior Court

Reports Indicate Four People Were Wounded in the Shooting BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – The Connecticut chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following statement in response to…
January 27, 2020

North Carolina Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond To Mass Shooting at a Home in Craven County That Killed 4 People

Reports Indicate 4 People Shot and Killed, Including 3 ChildrenCRAVEN COUNTY, N.C.  — The North Carolina chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following…
January 27, 2020

Everytown Announces $60 Million Electoral Program For 2020

NEW YORK — Everytown for Gun Safety released the following memo from Senior Political Advisor Charlie Kelly, announcing Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Victory Fund’s plans to spend at least $60 million on the…
January 27, 2020

Washington Post: ‘Unconstitutional and worthless’: Emails show Virginia officials doubting gun sanctuaries

Emails Obtained by Everytown Show VA Local Officials Acknowledging that their ‘Second Amendment Sanctuary’ or Lawless County Resolutions Hold no Legal Merit and Sow ConfusionEverytown also Publishes Detailed Rebuttal of Attempts to Legally Justify Defiance of…
January 27, 2020

Ghost Guns: A Weapon of Choice for White Supremacists Arrested Ahead of Virginia Rally

Last week, the FBI arrested three members of the white supremacist group The Base who were allegedly planning to start a race war at Monday’s gun extremist rally in Richmond, VA. The…
January 24, 2020

Over 400 Florida Moms Demand Action Volunteers: We Want Stronger Background Checks

Yesterday, volunteers with the Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action headed to Tallahassee to advocate for common-sense gun laws. At the chapter’s first advocacy day in 2015, there were three volunteers in…
January 24, 2020

Newly Uncovered Emails Show How Trump Administration Has Shaped Policies at the Behest of the NRA

According to a new report in The Guardian, emails show that the Trump administration has consistently done the NRA’s bidding when making potentially harmful decisions about public land and wildlife policy ––despite ethics prohibitions on giving…
January 24, 2020

Virginia Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Virginia House Committee for Passing Gun Safety Legislation

RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today applauded the Virginia House Committee on Public Safety for passing a slate of gun safety bills, including legislation…
January 24, 2020

Everytown For Gun Safety, Moms Demand Action Applaud Attorneys General For Suing to Prevent Schematics for Downloadable, Untraceable Guns to be Posted Online

21 Attorneys General Filed Suit in Washington State to Prevent The Trump Administration From Enabling Schematics for Downloadable, Untraceable Guns to Be Posted Online…
January 23, 2020

Colorado Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Lawmakers for Rejecting Dangerous Legislation That Would Weaken Colorado Gun Laws

HB20-1040 Could Have Forced Public K-12 Schools to Allow Civilians to Carry Loaded Handguns, Both Openly and Concealed, on Their Premises   HB20-1099 Would Have Repealed Colorado’s Prohibition of High Capacity Magazines  DENVER – Volunteers with the Colorado chapter of Moms…
January 23, 2020

Colorado Moms Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Passage of Resolution to Require Denver Public Schools to Send Information Home About Secure Firearms Storage

Responsible Firearm Storage Can Result in Fewer Unintentional Shootings and Firearm Suicides Among American Youth DENVER – Today, the Colorado chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, applauded the Denver Public…
January 23, 2020

Washington Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Applaud Washington Senate Committee for Advancing Common-Sense Gun Safety Bills

SB6294 Would Require Concealed Pistol License Applicants to Undergo Training and Show Proof of Completion Before Being Issued a License  SB6288 Would Establish the Office of Firearm Violence Prevention OLYMPIA, Wash. – Washington Moms Demand Action and Student Demand Action,…
January 23, 2020

Gun Safety is Already Making Noise in New Mexico. Here are the Bills Lawmakers Should Consider this Legislative Session.

New Mexico lawmakers returned this week to Sante Fe for a new legislative session where they’ll have new opportunities to pass common-sense gun safety laws, starting with extreme risk legislation that would empower immediate family members and law enforcement officers…
January 23, 2020

As SHOT Show Heads to Vegas, Here Are Five Reasons Why the Gun Lobby and Gun Industry Are in Big Trouble

Gun Violence Survivors Are in Las Vegas This Weekend Participating in a Previously Planned Everytown Survivor Network Leadership RetreatThis week, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is hosting its annual SHOT Show on the Las Vegas strip. The show is…
January 22, 2020

Arizona Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Everytown Applaud House Committee’s Decision to Table Dangerous Bill to Arm Teachers

HB2031 Would Allow the Arming of Teachers and Other Employees In K-12 Schools and Community Colleges, Putting Arizona Children and Teens at Risk More Than 40 Moms Demand Action Volunteers Attended Today’s Hearing to Testify in Opposition,…

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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.