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Jan 15, 2015, 02:12 ET Moms Demand Action Applauds Governor Snyder's Veto Of Dangerous Gun Legislation Pushed By NRA

In response to Governor Snyder's veto of S.B. 789 – legislation pushed by the NRA that would undermine vital protections for domestic violence and...


Jan 13, 2015, 03:12 ET Texas Moms Demand Action Statement in Response to 'Come and Take It' Event in Austin

In response to the demonstration today by Come and Take It Texas—one of the gun extremist groups arguing for the passage of HB 195, which would allow ...


Dec 10, 2014, 10:03 ET Ohio Moms Condemn Passage of Dangerous Gun Legislation, Urge Governor Kasich to Veto HB 234

In response to the Ohio legislature's passage of H.B. 234 – legislation that would weaken firearm training requirements for Ohio concealed carry...


Oct 28, 2014, 11:00 ET New Poll Shows Majority Of Kroger Shoppers Want An End To Open Carry At Kroger

After more than 300,000 petition signatures and nearly 13,000 phone calls demanding that the nation's largest supermarket chain stop allowing the...


Oct 24, 2014, 05:05 ET Moms Demand Action Statement In Response To Marysville-Pilchuck High School Shooting

In response to the tragedy at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington today in which multiple students were shot and two students,...


Sep 30, 2014, 05:02 ET Back To School: Two School Shootings Today Only Hours Apart Should Be Call To Action From Political Leaders

Two school shootings at high schools in North Carolina and Kentucky today – only hours apart – are the 85th and 86th school shootings since the...


Sep 04, 2014, 07:14 ET New Ads Highlight Alarming Contrast In Kroger's Policies Permitting Open Carry Of Loaded Firearms, But Prohibiting Skateboards, Food, Shirtless Shoppers

Today Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched its first-ever corporate-focused advertising campaign, "Guess Which One," aimed at...


Aug 18, 2014, 07:28 ET Moms Demand Action Calls On Kroger Family Of Stores To Prohibit Open Carry Of Firearms On Property

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched a national campaign today calling on Michael Ellis, President and Chief Operating Officer, and...


Jul 14, 2014, 07:32 ET Victory for Missouri Children: Moms Thank Governor Nixon For Veto of Dangerous Guns-In-Schools Bill

The Missouri chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today applauded Governor Jay Nixon for his veto of a dangerous guns-in-schools...


Jul 02, 2014, 10:21 ET Moms Demand Action Applauds Target for Asking Customers to Leave Their Guns at Home in Response to Moms' Campaign

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America applauds Target's decision today to ask customers not to bring guns into its stores in response to a...


Jun 14, 2014, 11:48 ET Hundreds Join Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America Today for 2nd Annual Brooklyn Bridge March and Rally to End Gun Violence

A crowd of more than 800 gathered in Brooklyn this morning for the "2nd Annual Brooklyn Bridge March and Rally to End Gun Violence." The event,...


Jun 13, 2014, 10:59 ET Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to Hold Second Annual Brooklyn Bridge March and Rally to End Gun Violence

The Greater NYC Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America will host its Second Annual Brooklyn Bridge March and Rally to End Gun...


Jun 10, 2014, 09:06 ET Moms Demand Action To Host 'Stroller Jam' Outside Of Target Corp. Annual Shareholder Meeting In Dallas On Wednesday

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today announced that it will host a "Stroller Jam," a gathering of moms and children with their...


Jun 10, 2014, 02:33 ET Everytown And Moms Demand Action Statements On Oregon School Shooting That Killed One Student

After today's school shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon, in which one student was reportedly killed, Moms Demand Action for Gun...


Jun 05, 2014, 12:22 ET Real Gun Found In Toy Aisle Of Target Store In Myrtle Beach As Moms Demand Action Continues Petition To Target Corp. To Prohibit Open Carry Of Firearms In Stores

Responding to new reports that a loaded gun was found in the toy aisle of a Target in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense...


Jun 04, 2014, 08:04 ET Moms Demand Action Calls On Target Corp. To Prohibit Open Carry Of Firearms In Stores

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched a national petition today calling on interim Target Corp. CEO John Mulligan to prohibit the open ...


May 30, 2014, 04:52 ET Moms Demand Action Thanks Sonic And Chili's For Asking Customers To Leave Their Guns At Home In Response To Moms' Petition

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is thanking Sonic and Brinker International, including Chili's Grill & Bar, today for asking customers...


May 28, 2014, 08:35 ET Moms Launch Petition Calling On Chili's And Sonic Drive-In To Prohibit Open Carry Of Firearms Following Gun Extremist Group Demonstrations At Restaurants

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched a national petition today calling on Chili's Grill and Bar CEO Kelli Valade and Sonic Drive-In...


May 19, 2014, 07:25 ET Moms Demand Action Thanks Chipotle For Asking Customers To Leave Their Guns At Home In Quick Response To Moms' Petition

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is thanking Chipotle today for asking customers not to bring guns to their restaurants in response to a...


May 13, 2014, 03:40 ET Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America Statement in Response to Shooting of Arizona Toddler in Home with Unsecured Guns

The Arizona chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America released the following statement from chapter leader Kara Pelletier in response to ...


May 09, 2014, 11:16 ET Moms Demand Action Applauds Jack In The Box For Taking Stand On Open Carry Rallies Inside Company Restaurants

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is thanking Jack in the Box for its statement out today that it will begin enforcing the company's...


May 08, 2014, 10:08 ET Moms Launch Petition Calling On Jack In The Box To Enforce No-Firearms Policy After Semi-Automatic Rifle-Carrying Demonstration Terrifies Employees

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America today launched a national petition calling on Jack in the Box CEO Leonard Comma to enforce the company's...


May 07, 2014, 11:00 ET Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America Leads 2nd Annual 'Moms Take The Hill' Day To Ask Congress To Reduce Gun Violence

With Mother's Day around the corner, more than 100 members of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, gun violence survivors and advocates from...


Apr 15, 2014, 01:03 ET Tennessee Moms Demand Action Chapter Applauds House Finance Subcommittee For Opposing Dangerous Gun Bills

The Tennessee chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America released the following statement in response to the House Finance Subcommittee...


Apr 07, 2014, 07:00 ET Texas Members Of Moms Demand Action To Testify On Open Carry Laws At Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security Hearing

The Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America will attend and testify at the hearing of the Committee on Agriculture, Rural...