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June 15, 2022

Everytown Statement on Senate Judiciary Hearing on Protecting Children from Gun Violence

WASHINGTON — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements after today’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on protecting America’s children from gun violence. The hearing, chaired by Senator…
June 15, 2022

Major Milestone: More Than 150,000 Oregon Students Now Attend Schools Prohibiting Firearms

Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action Have Gone School District to School District Urging School Boards Across the State to Prohibit Firearms on School Grounds  Milestone Comes After Volunteers Helped Pass the First Gun Safety Legislation in Years With…
June 15, 2022

Everytown Statement on House Rules Hearing on Gun Violence

Today at 11:30 am ET, Everytown Will Participate in a House Rules Subcommittee Hearing on Gun Violence — WATCH HERE  WASHINGTON –– Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the…
June 15, 2022

In Response to Recent Horrific Gun Violence Across the Country, Rhode Island Senate Passes Three Critical Gun Safety Bills; Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Applaud

Volunteers Have Pushed More than a Thousand Calls and Emails to Lawmakers to Advocate for Gun Safety Legislation The Rhode Island chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks,…
June 14, 2022

Delaware House of Representatives Passes Important Gun Safety Bills to Strengthen Background Checks and Raise the Age for Firearm Purchases; Delaware Moms Demand Action Applauds

The Delaware chapter of Moms Demand Action, part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statement applauding the Delaware House of Representatives for passing a crucial gun safety bill following a recent wave of gun violence, including…
June 13, 2022

“A Slap in the Face to Gun Violence Survivors”: Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Signs Bill to Arm Teachers into Law Just Weeks After Mass Shooting in Uvalde

Permitless Carry (SB215), Which Governor DeWine Signed Over Staunch Opposition from Law Enforcement, Public Safety Advocates, Also Officially Goes Into Effect Today  The Ohio chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s…
June 13, 2022

Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee Stifles Action on Critical Gun Safety Bills Despite Devastating Recent Gun Violence; Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Respond

This Inaction Comes After Terrible Shooting on South Street in Philadelphia, in Which 3 People were Shot and Killed and Almost a Dozen Were Wounded, and Amidst Daily Gun Violence Impacting Pennsylvania Communities The Pennsylvania chapters of Moms Demand…
June 12, 2022

Everytown and Moms Demand Action Applaud Announcement of Major Federal Bipartisan Gun Safety Deal

Framework Would Lead to First Major Federal Gun Safety Law in Nearly 26 Years NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements on the historic…
June 10, 2022

In Response to Recent Tragic Mass Shootings Across the Country, Rhode Island House of Representatives Passes Crucial Gun Safety Bills; Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Applaud

Volunteers Have Pushed Hundreds of Calls and Emails to Lawmakers to Advocate for Gun Safety Legislation  The Rhode Island chapter of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the…
June 10, 2022

MAJOR LOSS FOR NRA: Judge Dismisses NRA’s Counter-Claims Against NY-AG

NEW YORK — Today, the National Rifle Association was dealt a major loss in a case brought by the New York Attorney General after a judge dismissed all of the NRA’s counterclaims against the NY-AG. The Attorney General’s claims…
June 9, 2022

Everytown for Gun Safety Endorses 121 Moms Demand Action & Students Demand Action Volunteers Running for Office

NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund announced it was endorsing 121 Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action volunteers running for office across the country. The volunteers endorsed today represent the growing power of Moms Demand…
June 9, 2022

Everytown Applauds Bipartisan House Passage of Rep. McBath’s Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill

Rep. McBath, Former Everytown Employee and Moms Demand Action Volunteer, and Rep. Carbajal Have Led the Charge on Extreme Risk Laws in the House WASHINGTON — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students…
June 9, 2022

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Applaud Letter From Nearly 900 Small Business Owners to U.S. Senate Urging Action to Expand Background Checks

NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements applauding a letter sent by nearly 900 entrepreneurs, executives, and small business owners from across the country…
June 9, 2022

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Renew Calls for Facebook to Prohibit Gun Sales

Renewed Calls Come as Washington Post Reports Facebook has a 10-Strike Rule for People Selling GunsNEW YORK – Everytown for Gun Safety, the nation’s largest gun violence prevention organization, and Moms Demand Action and Students Demand…
June 9, 2022

Everytown, Moms Demand Action Applaud 220+ Business Leaders for Letter to U.S. Senate Demanding Action on Gun Safety

Business Leaders Represent Employees in All 50 States, Including Levi Strauss & Co., The Permanente Medical Group, Inc., Bloomberg LP, Lyft, SF Giants, Unilever United States, Bumble, Yelp, Bain Capital, Northwell Health, Eventbrite, and the Philadelphia Eagles. NEW YORK —…
June 8, 2022

Everytown, Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Applaud House Passage of Protecting Our Kids Act

WASHINGTON – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements as the House of Representatives passed the Protecting Our Kids Act, a package of eight gun safety bills introduced…
June 8, 2022

VIDEO: Members of Congress, Everytown, Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Gun Violence Survivors and Advocates Rally Outside U.S. Capitol

VIDEO: Members of Congress, Everytown, Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action, Gun Violence Survivors and Advocates Rally Outside U.S. Capitol Photo from Rally Below, Recording of Rally Available Here WASHINGTON — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots…
June 8, 2022

Five Municipalities Across Colorado Take Local Action to Address Gun Violence Following Advocacy from Colorado Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Volunteers

The Colorado chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots network, released the following statement after five different local governments across Colorado today took action and passed or introduced multiple ordinances…
June 8, 2022

Everytown Statement on House Oversight Hearing on Gun Violence

Today at 10 am ET, Everytown Will Participate in a House Oversight Committee Hearing on Gun Violence; WATCH HERE  At 11 am Today, Everytown to Host Rally with Members of Congress, Gun Safety Advocates, Email [email protected] For More…
June 7, 2022

Everytown And Moms Demand Action Call On Governors To Act On Gun Safety In Wake Of Uvalde, Buffalo Shootings

Everytown Releases Comprehensive List of Actions, including Executive Orders, Available to Governors to Combat Gun Violence in their States NEW YORK — Today, Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action,…
June 6, 2022

PHOTO AND VIDEO: Students Demand Action Rally Outside U.S. Capitol With Bulletproof Vests Urging Senate ‘Don’t Look Away’

Photo from Rally Below, Recording of Rally Available Here Everytown, Moms Demand Action Holding Rally at 11am on Wednesday Near U.S. Capitol  WASHINGTON — Today, Students Demand Action, a grassroots network of Everytown for Gun Safety, released the following…
June 6, 2022

New York Moms Demand Action, Students Demand Action Join Governor Hochul at Signing Ceremony, Applaud Comprehensive Gun Safety Package Following Deadly Mass Shootings

The New York chapters of Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, both part of Everytown for Gun Safety’s grassroots networks, released the following statements applauding Governor Kathy Hochul for signing into law a gun safety bill package to address…
June 3, 2022

White House To Be Lit Orange Tonight for National Gun Violence Awareness Day

Events Being Held Across The Country This Weekend, Contact [email protected] for details WASHINGTON — Everytown for Gun Safety and its grassroots networks, Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action, released the following statements applauding President Joe Biden and First Lady…
June 3, 2022

Everytown for Gun Safety Announces $400,000 ‘Don’t Look Away’ Ad Campaign Urging Senators to Take Action

NEW YORK – Today, Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund announced a new $400,000 ad buy across the country urging Senators to take action and reach a deal on gun safety measures. The ads are targeted in the key states…

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.