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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...

Jul 21, 2014, 12:42 ET
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Tom Sullivan, Father of Aurora Theater Shooting Victim Alex Sullivan, Releases Statement on Rep. Coffman's Aurora Event

One day before the two-year anniversary of the Aurora theater shooting – in which 12 people were killed and 58 were wounded –...

Jul 17, 2014, 09:26 ET
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Two Years After Tragedy In Aurora Movie Theater, New Analysis Breaks Down Mass Shootings In America

This week – nearly two years since the shooting in the Aurora, CO movie theater in which 12 people were killed and 58 others were wounded...

Jul 10, 2014, 10:29 ET
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Everytown And Moms Demand Action Statements On Mass Shooting In Suburban Houston That Killed Four Children And Two Adults

Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America released the following statements in response to a domestic...

Jul 07, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Media Call: Everytown For Gun Safety Issues First 'Gun Sense Voter' Questionnaire To Candidates Nationwide Ahead Of Midterms

What:       On the heels of a recent Quinnipiac University poll that found 92 percent of Americans, including gun...

Jul 07, 2014, 07:19 ET
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Everytown for Gun Safety Issues First 'Gun Sense Voter' Questionnaire To Candidates Nationwide Ahead Of 2014 Midterms

On the heels of a recent Quinnipiac University poll that found 92 percent of Americans, including gun owners, support background checks on all gun...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:19 ET
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Moms Demand Action and Gun Violence Survivors to Deliver Nearly 2.5 Million Postcards Inspired by Father of UCSB Shooting Victim, Declare to Elected Officials: "Not One More!"

Just weeks after Richard Martinez carried his message to the country's political leaders that "Not One More" American should be killed by...

Jun 25, 2014, 08:44 ET
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New Analysis Of One Year Of Unintentional Child Gun Deaths In The U.S. Finds Nearly Two Children Killed Every Week, More Than 60 Percent Higher Than Federal Data Reflect

With kids out of school and playing at home over the coming summer months, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America...

Jun 18, 2014, 12:27 ET
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New Report Explores How Weak Laws Allow Domestic Abusers and Stalkers to Buy and Keep Guns, Calls on Political Leaders to Close Loopholes to Save Women's Lives

A new report from Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America released today, "Guns and Violence Against Women –...

Jun 17, 2014, 11:16 ET
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Richard Martinez, Father of UCSB Shooting Victim Christopher Michaels-Martinez, and Gun Violence Survivors Declare "Not One More!" at National Press Club

 Richard Martinez, father of Christopher Michaels-Martinez, a victim of the recent Santa Barbara tragedy, made his first visit to Washington,...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:06 ET
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Richard Martinez, Father of UCSB Shooting Victim Christopher Michaels-martinez, Goes to Washington, Joined by Gun Violence Survivors, to Declare: "Not One More!"

 Richard Martinez will make his first visit to Washington, DC since his son Christopher Michaels-Martinez was killed in the Santa Barbara...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:32 ET
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Two Million Postcards: Gun Violence Survivors Declare 'Not One More' In Solidarity With Father Of UCSB Shooting Victim

 Survivors of gun violence and the family members of its victims from Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech and everyday gun violence have answered...

May 30, 2014, 11:12 ET
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Everytown For Gun Safety And Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America Thank Congressman Mike Thompson For Leadership On Gun Violence Prevention

In the aftermath of the tragic Santa Barbara shooting in his home state of California, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun...

May 29, 2014, 19:08 ET
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Arizona Women, Gun Violence Survivors And Moms To Deliver "Not One More" Postcards To Senator Jeff Flake's Offices Tomorrow, Urge Him To Support Background Checks For All Gun Sales

Arizona women, gun violence survivors and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America will deliver "Not One More" postcards to Senator Jeff Flake's...

May 29, 2014, 14:25 ET