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24 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Joins With Parents of Murdered Children to Mark National Day of Remembrance

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, September 25 Parents of Murdered Children (POMC) will host a National Day of...


17 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET Statement of Brady Campaign on House Vote That Threatens Public Safety in Nation's Capital

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...


16 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET New NRA Gun Bill Shows Gun Lobby Deception

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just hours after a Brady Center report highlighted the NRA's repeated and false denials that its...


08 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Urges Opposition to Bill That Would Allow Assault Rifles on D.C. Streets

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence sent a letter today urging federal security agencies...


02 Sep, 2008, 01:00 ET Questions for Sarah Palin

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - The designation by Senator John McCain of Governor Sarah Jane Palin as his Vice Presidential...


25 Aug, 2008, 01:00 ET Senator Obama's Choice, Joe Biden, a Good One for Gun Violence Reduction, Says Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence praised Senator Barack Obama's choice for his vice...


02 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady President Praises Atlanta Airport Officials for Putting Public Safety Ahead of Gun Extremists

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...


01 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign and Brady Center Urge Bush Administration to Reject Guns in National Parks

WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In comments filed yesterday, the Brady Campaign and Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence urged the...


19 Jun, 2008, 01:00 ET Guns-on-Campus Bills Fail at State Level Across U.S.

WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The gun lobby's efforts to pass legislation to force colleges and universities to allow loaded,...


11 Jun, 2008, 01:00 ET Georgia, Florida and Texas Top Crime Gun Suppliers; Hawaii, Rhode Island, New Jersey Supply Fewest Crime Guns

WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgia, Florida and Texas are the top suppliers of crime guns to other states, according to...


30 May, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Endorses Nick Leibham for Congress From California's 50th District

WASHINGTON, May 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, along with its California Chapters, announced today...


29 May, 2008, 01:00 ET California Assembly Passes Important Bill to 'Owner-Authorize' Handguns

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California State Assembly passed legislation yesterday (AB 2235) that would require...


28 May, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Endorses Mervyn Dymally for State Senate, A Hero In The Fight to Reduce Gun Violence

WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, the nation's leading gun violence prevention...


22 May, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Strongly Endorses Senator Frank Lautenberg, A Hero in The Fight to Reduce Gun Violence

WASHINGTON, May 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence announced today that the organization...


15 May, 2008, 01:00 ET During National Police Week, Brady Campaign Pays Homage to Police Officers Who Fell in Line of Duty

WASHINGTON, May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence today laid a wreath at the National...


29 Apr, 2008, 01:00 ET Brady Campaign Praises Senator Lautenberg for Bill That Would Strengthen Brady Background Check System

WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, today praised a bill...


15 Apr, 2008, 01:00 ET On Virginia Tech One Year Mark, Remembrances in More Than 70 Communities Including 32 College Campuses to Urge Common Sense Gun Laws

WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 16, the one-year mark of the terrible tragedy that took 32 innocent lives at...


11 Apr, 2008, 01:00 ET On Virginia Tech One Year Mark, Remembrances in Scores of Communities to Urge Common Sense Gun Laws

WASHINGTON, April 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 16, the one-year mark of the terrible tragedy that took 32 innocent lives at...


01 Apr, 2008, 01:00 ET Statement of Brady President Paul Helmke on the Passing of Rex D. Davis

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...


27 Mar, 2008, 01:00 ET On a Fateful Anniversary, Remembrances in More Than 50 Communities Across America to Urge Common Sense Gun Laws

WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 16, the first anniversary of the terrible tragedy that took 32 innocent...