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Apr 15, 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...

Apr 11, 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...

Apr 01, 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...

Mar 27, 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...

Mar 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Statement of Sarah Brady on Senator Howard Metzenbaum

WASHINGTON, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sarah Brady issued the following statement: "Senator Howard Metzenbaum was simply one...

Feb 11, 2008, 00:00 ET

Senator Kennedy and Congressman Becerra Praised for Introduction of Bill to Help Police Solve Gun Murders

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Feb 07, 2008, 00:00 ET

Loaded, Hidden Guns in National Parks Puts Visitors at Risk

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A proposal facing action by the U.S. Senate would force National Park and National Wildlife Refuge...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

New Brady Scorecard Shows Most States Lack Common Sense Gun Restrictions

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Officials in most states have done little to keep criminals and other dangerous people from...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

VA Sen. Edwards' Gun Show Loophole Proposal No 'Compromise:' Senator Has Rejected Two Previous Versions of Bill in Committee, Siding With Gun Lobby

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia Senator John S. Edwards (D-Roanoke) made headlines this week when he unsuccessfully...

Jan 30, 2008, 00:00 ET

Brady Campaign Urges Support for Bill to Close Gun Show Loophole

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Several families of the Virginia Tech massacre and Brady Campaign President Paul Helmke joined...

Jan 18, 2008, 00:00 ET

Statement of Paul Helmke on Mayor Michael Bloomberg's 'State of The City' Address

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Jan 16, 2008, 00:00 ET

Leading National Gun Violence Group Endorses Will Burns for State Representative

CHICAGO, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and its Illinois Million Mom March Chapters...

Jan 08, 2008, 00:00 ET

Statement of Paul Helmke on Governor Kaine's Push to Close Virginia's Gun Show Loophole

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Jan 08, 2008, 00:00 ET

Brady Campaign Commends President for Signing Important Gun Law

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Dec 21, 2007, 00:00 ET

Brady Campaign's Paul Helmke Praises Congresswoman Carson for a Life of Leadership

WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Dec 20, 2007, 00:00 ET

Virginia Tech Families Praise Congress for Strengthening Brady Background Checks, Urge President to Sign the Legislation

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Relatives of those killed and injured at Virginia Tech offered their thanks today to members of...

Dec 19, 2007, 00:00 ET

Brady Campaign Praises Senate for Action on Brady Background Checks

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Dec 19, 2007, 00:00 ET

Brady Campaign Praises Congress for Action on Brady Background Checks

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Dec 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

America Again Witnesses the Cost of Assault Weapons in Civilian Hands

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...

Nov 30, 2007, 00:00 ET

DOJ Report on Mental Health Records Shows Critical Need to Strengthen Brady System

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Helmke, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following...