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Mar 26, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Everytown, Florida Moms Demand Action Release Poll That Shows Strong Majority Of Floridians Oppose Guns On Campus And In K-12 Schools Legislation

 Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Florida Moms Demand Action today released a new poll showing a strong majority of Floridians opposes...

Mar 19, 2015, 15:00 ET
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Everytown for Gun Safety and Nebraska Moms Demand Action Call on Lawmakers to Oppose Guns in Bars and Punishing Nebraska Cities for Common Sense Public Safety Measures

The Nebraska chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of Everytown for Gun Safety, calls on Nebraska lawmakers to oppose...

Mar 13, 2015, 18:26 ET
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Mississippi Moms: State Legislators Stood Up For Public Safety In Defeating SB 2618, Permitless Carry Bill

The Mississippi chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America lauded Magnolia State political leaders today for standing up for public...

Mar 09, 2015, 10:23 ET
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"Backpacks, Not Bullets": Coalition Of Moms, Gun Violence Survivors, Law Enforcement, Educators, And Students Rally Against Guns-In-Schools Bills At State Capitol

 Everytown for Gun Safety and the Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Safety joined with a coalition of gun violence survivors, law...

Mar 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Everytown, Florida Moms Demand Action Release New TV Ad, "Backpacks, Not Bullets," In Opposition To Guns In Schools Bills

Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Florida chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today released a new television ad,...

Mar 02, 2015, 16:11 ET
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Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action Thank Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski for Her Leadership on Gun Violence Prevention

In response to today's retirement announcement from Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a part of...

Feb 27, 2015, 19:51 ET
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Everytown Statement on Missouri Court's "Strict Scrutiny" Decision That Allows Convicted Felons to Possess Guns

In response to Missouri Circuit Court Judge Robert H. Dierker's ruling today that will allow convicted felons to possess firearms as a result of...

Jan 21, 2015, 08:13 ET
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First-Of-Its-Kind Investigation In Vermont Shows Criminals Flocking To Vast Online Gun Marketplace To Evade Background Checks, Arm Themselves

"Hiding in Plain Sight," a first-of-its-kind investigation in Vermont by Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund, reveals that criminals are flocking...

Jan 12, 2015, 09:35 ET
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...