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Dec 06, 2017, 17:31 ET Brady Campaign Condemns House Passage of "Arm Anyone" Legislation as Mourners Prepare for Nationwide Vigils on Gun Violence

As mourners gather today for a national vigil remembering the victims of gun violence, the U.S. House of Representatives passed NRA-backed...


Nov 14, 2017, 16:31 ET Brady Center Responds To Shooting in California

This morning, as the Connecticut Supreme Court took up a lawsuit brought on behalf of victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting, a gunman opened...


Nov 06, 2017, 18:57 ET New Military Information Confirms Texas Shooter Not Allowed to Purchase or Own Guns

New information, just reported by the Air Force, shows what many had feared: the killer in the Texas church mass shooting on Sunday was known to be...


Nov 06, 2017, 15:14 ET Brady Investigates How Man Who Killed 26 in Texas Church Was Able to Purchase Firearms Given History of Violence and Conviction on Domestic Assault Charges

Two of the five deadliest mass shootings in American history occurred in the last 35 days. Three of them occurred in the last 17 months. In...


Oct 31, 2017, 16:10 ET NCADV and the Brady Center Testify on the Critical Intersection of Domestic Violence and Firearms During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Today marks the end of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Brady Center to Prevent...


Oct 30, 2017, 15:04 ET Brady Center Applauds New Reports by the City of Chicago and ATF That Demonstrate Need for National Firearm Legislation and Improved Tools to Reform Bad Apple Gun Dealers

A new analysis by the City of Chicago and recently released data from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are providing a...


Oct 25, 2017, 22:31 ET The Brady Campaign Supports Sen. Chris Murphy's Legislation to Expand Background Checks to Private Gun Sales

Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) today introduced important new legislation, co-sponsored by 21 of his colleagues, to save lives and keep firearms out...


Oct 18, 2017, 13:12 ET GAO Report Validates Brady Center's ASK Program As Most Effective National Safe Storage Awareness Program

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) today released a report on the effectiveness of firearm storage awareness programs, ultimately finding...


Oct 11, 2017, 13:14 ET More Than 70 Groups Oppose Bill Removing Gun Silencers, Armor-piercing Bullets, Other Devices From ATF, National Firearms Act Oversight

In the wake of the shootings in Las Vegas, the Brady Campaign, the Center for Biological Diversity and 71 other organizations sent a letter to...


Oct 10, 2017, 10:34 ET Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Bump Stock Manufacturers and Retailers on Behalf of Las Vegas Shooting Victims

A class action lawsuit was filed in the District Court of Clark County Nevada on behalf of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in American...


Oct 09, 2017, 13:48 ET Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Endorses Phil Murphy for Governor of New Jersey

The Brady Campaign is pleased to endorse Phil Murphy for New Jersey Governor. Brady Co-Presidents Kris Brown and Avery Gardiner had the following...


Oct 02, 2017, 11:02 ET Brady Campaign and Center Statement on Las Vegas Shooting

Brady Campaign and Center Co-Presidents Kris Brown and Avery Gardiner issued the following joint statement on the shooting at a country music...


Sep 06, 2017, 10:47 ET Board of The Brady Campaign and Center to Prevent Gun Violence Appoints Two Internal Executives to Lead Organization

The Board of Trustees of The Brady Campaign and Center to Prevent Gun Violence announced today it has appointed Kristin Brown and Avery Gardiner,...


Dec 08, 2014, 09:50 ET La Brady Campaign apunta hacia un comerciante de armas 'manzana podrida' de Phoenix como parte de una campaña nacional

Líderes y activistas comunitarios de Phoenix se unieron a la campaña Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence (Campaña Brady para...


Dec 06, 2014, 12:30 ET Brady Campaign Targets Phoenix 'Bad Apple' Gun Dealer as Part of National Campaign

Local Phoenix community leaders and activists joined the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence to protest Windy City Pawn Brokers, which sells...