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The Brady Three Point Plan

Bradys three point plan to reduce gun violence

In the aftermath of a mass shooting like the one at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL Wednesday, February 14, we call upon Congress to immediately pass legislation to make it significantly harder for deadly weapons to be used by dangerous people. Join Us. By working together we can take meaningful steps to prevent senseless gun violence.

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The March Was Just the Start

People protesting at the March for Our Lives

We are the generation to say #neveragain" and we do that by stating a basic truth, all Americans in every community in every state in this country deserve to live their lives without the fear of being shot. We believe the solutions to end the epidemic are in our hands and that policy makers must be held accountable for advancing them, or refusing to do so.

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Brady Litigation Forces Release of Secret ATF Documents

Documents Show Undue Influence of Gun Lobby in Trump Administration

An ATF white paper authored on President Trump's first day in office was heavily influenced — and partially written — by the gun lobby. These previously secret documents reveal not only that the gun industry heavily influenced the content of the white paper, but also that its members helped draft the paper itself.

ATF memo authored in part by gun lobby

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On February 14, my life changed forever. I was in Room 1214 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School studying Holocaust History when bullets started flying.

Brady Campaign News

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On the eve of the April 20th National School Walkout, new polling shows that a majority of teens in America now fear a shooting will take place at their own school. Leaders at the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence expressed dismay at the findings, noting that the vast majority of teens - and their elders - support policies that would put an end to these fears.
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Gun violence prevention advocates hailed Vermont leaders today for passing and signing common-sense legislation to make its citizens safer. The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence thanked Gov. Phil Scott for signing legislation that, among other items, will expand background checks, raise age restrictions on gun purchases, and ban bump stocks.

Our Goal is to Cut Gun Deaths in Half by 2025

Here's How:

Holding elected officials accountable, making this the safer nation we all want

Of the 35,000 people who die from gun violence in this country each year, how many could be saved?