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March 13, 2014

Indiana Moms Demand Action Chapter Responds to Committee Changes to SB 229, Continues to Oppose NRA-Supported Bill to Weaken Gun Laws

A Conference Committee report released today provides new language to clarify Senate Bill 229 and to ensure guns are not allowed on school property when not being used exclusively for school functions; however, the bill still contains many egregious…
March 9, 2014

Like Never Before, Moms Make an Impact at Colorado Legislature

By Lynn Bartels, The Denver Post In January, a group of moms delivered apple pies at the Capitol when they lobbied lawmakers to delay education testing standards. The next month it was moms, a number…
March 8, 2014

Can the US gun lobby be made to misfire through social media?

By Stuart Dredge, Guardian News Three campaigning groups tell SXSW how they’re using social media to take on the NRA and others “We are going to continue this. We are only 15 months old, and we…
March 7, 2014

Moms Demand Action Members, Domestic Violence Survivors Thank Washington Senate for Unanimous Yes Vote on HB 1840

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America commends the Washington House and Senate for their unanimous votes on HB 1840. “Moms and families across Washington are safer thanks to the unprecedented unanimous vote on HB 1840,” said…
March 5, 2014

Virginia Chapter of Moms Demand Action Welcomes Brendon’s Law

Virginia members of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America laud the Virginia Legislature after passing House Bill 810, also known as Brendon’s Law, today. Brendon’s Law – named after Brendon Mackey, a 7-year-old boy killed as he…
March 5, 2014

Police Chiefs Respond to Major Moves by Facebook, Instagram to Prevent Illegal Gun Sales on Their Sites

New Policies Follow Moms’ Campaign – 230,000 Supporters Call On Companies to Stop Facilitating Illegal Sales to Minors, Felons and Other Dangerous Prohibited Gun Purchasers In response to Facebook’s announcement today that the company and its popular photo-sharing subsidiary…
March 5, 2014

Moms Demand Action Victory: Facebook is Cracking Down on Illegal Gun Sales.

By Alec MacGillis, New Republic “Moms have momentum, and we’re moving the country toward a culture of gun safety one company, one legislator, one law at a time. We’re going to keep applying…
March 5, 2014

Moms Demand Action Applauds Major Moves by Facebook, Instagram to Prevent Illegal Gun Sales on Their Sites

New Policies Follow Moms’ Campaign – 230,000 Supporters Call On Companies to Stop Facilitating Illegal Sales to Minors, Felons and Other Dangerous Prohibited Gun Purchasers Facebook announced today that the company and its popular photo-sharing subsidiary Instagram…
March 3, 2014

Moms Deliver 12,000+ Signatures Asking Staples to Ban Guns in Stores

Massachusetts Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America visits Framingham headquarters to call for gun sense from Staples. Members of the Massachusetts chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America will bring a petition…
February 27, 2014

Moms Demand Action Launches “Mother’s Dream Quilt Project” to Address the National Epidemic of Gun Violence

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America announced today that mothers across the country are coming together to create quilts that symbolize the human toll of gun violence in America. The “Mother’s Dream Quilt Project” takes its name…