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Dec 15, 2014, 18:33 ET
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NRA Defeat: Everytown Statement On Confirmation Of Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

 Everytown for Gun Safety released the following statement today from President John Feinblatt in response to the U.S. Senate's confirmation of...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:47 ET
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Everytown For Gun Safety Applauds Congress For $73 Million In Funding For Firearm Background Check System And $22 Million In Increased Funding For ATF

Everytown for Gun Safety released the following statement from its President, John Feinblatt, in response to Congress' funding agreement for Fiscal...

Dec 10, 2014, 15:08 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown: Moms Demand Action And Everytown Release Report On Nearly 100 School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In American Schools

 Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:24 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown: Everytown & Moms Demand Action Release Report On Nearly 100 School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In American Schools

Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:23 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown: Everytown And Moms Demand Action Release Report On Nearly One Hundred School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In American Schools

Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:17 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown: Everytown And Moms Demand Action Release Report On Nearly 100 School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In U.S. Schools

 Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:56 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown- Everytown And Moms Demand Action Release Report On Nearly 100 School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In American Schools

Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today...

Dec 09, 2014, 10:44 ET
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Two Years Since Newtown: Everytown And Moms Demand Action Release Report On Nearly 100 School Shootings And Advertisement On Lockdown Culture In American Schools

 Nearly two years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America...

Nov 20, 2014, 12:48 ET
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New FBI Data: Number of Prohibiting Mental Health Records in Federal Background Checks Database Jumps Nearly 10 Percent

New FBI data released today by Everytown for Gun Safety shows that over a seven month period, forty-three states and Washington D.C. submitted...

Nov 05, 2014, 12:40 ET
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Good Night for Gun Sense: Everytown Claims Major Victories in Washington State with Passage of I-594, Connecticut and Colorado Governor Races

In races across the country yesterday, Americans supported policies and candidates that will prevent gun violence, leading to decisive victories...

Nov 03, 2014, 09:39 ET
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On Election Eve, More Than One Million Americans Prepare to Vote for Gun Sense, Support Candidates and Policies to Prevent Gun Violence in 2014 Election and Beyond

On the eve of Election Day, Everytown is mobilizing more than one million Americans to head to the polls tomorrow to vote for leaders and laws that...

Oct 14, 2014, 07:59 ET
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Everytown Gun Sense Voter Roadshow Stops In Portland To Boost Support For Endorsed Candidates

 Everytown for Gun Safety's Gun Sense Voter roadshow stops in Portland today as part of the organization's campaign to build a constituency of...

Oct 09, 2014, 15:04 ET
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Everytown Action Fund Invests Additional $1 Million To Support Initiative 594, Washington State Ballot Measure To Close Background Check Loophole That Will Help Reduce Gun Violence

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund today announced it will spend one million dollars to support the Yes on 594 campaign, Washington State's...

Sep 17, 2014, 11:55 ET
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"Online and Off the Record": Investigation Shows Criminals In Washington State Flocking To Vast Online Gun Marketplace To Evade Background Checks, Arm Themselves

 "Online and Off the Record," a first-of-its-kind, Washington-specific investigation by Everytown for Gun Safety, reveals that criminals in...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:12 ET
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"Officers Down": New Analysis Of FBI Data Reveals That Nearly Two-Thirds Of Washington Police Shot To Death In 30-Year Span Were Murdered By People Barred From Possessing Guns

 "Officers Down," a new analysis of FBI data released today by Everytown for Gun Safety, reveals that nearly two-thirds of Washington State...

Aug 21, 2014, 13:15 ET
Aug 04, 2014, 16:17 ET
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Everytown Statements On Passing Of Jim Brady, Former White House Press Secretary And Pioneer For Gun Safety

Everytown for Gun Safety released the following statements in response to the passing of former White House Press Secretary and pioneer for gun...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:25 ET
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New Poll of Women Voters Shows Widespread Support for Stronger Gun Laws, Including Closing Loopholes That Allow Abusive Dating Partners and Stalkers to Get Guns

As the first-ever Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on guns and violence against women gets underway, Everytown for Gun Safety today released a...

Jul 29, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Everytown Releases New TV Ad Ahead Of First-Ever Senate Hearing On Guns And Violence Against Women

Everytown for Gun Safety today released a new television and online advertisement depicting a harrowing encounter of domestic abuse and gun...

Jul 25, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Domestic Violence Survivors and Advocates from Across the Country Join Everytown in Washington for First-ever Senate Hearing on Guns and Violence Against Women

Nearly two dozen domestic violence survivors and advocates are heading to Washington next week for the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on...