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    Armed with Facts

    Check out myths used by the corporate gun industry, and learn how to combat them with facts.

  • Brady Center Bear Awards

    Please join co-chairs Dede Gardner, Adam McKay, and Kristen Stewart in honoring:

    Chelsea Handler & Hogan Lovells US LLP

    Cocktails, Dinner & Auction
    Wednesday, June 7, 2017
    Los Angeles

  • Landmark Decision

    A federal appeals court struck down an NRA-backed Florida law that prevented doctors from talking to their patients about the risks of guns.

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Change Starts Here

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

Latest Stories

  • Attorneys representing Janet Delana of Lafayette County, MO, announced a $2.2 million settlement in their precedent-setting case against a Missouri gun dealer that, despite warning from Janet, sold a gun to her severely mentally ill daughter. The daughter then used the gun to shoot and kill Janet's husband, Tex Delana.

  • On Monday, May 16, 2016, more than 2,200 Brady supporters flooded Senator Chuck Schumer’s office with calls asking him to keep his promise to introduce a universal background check bill. Within hours Sen. Schumer, a long-time gun safety advocate and sponsor of the original Brady Bill, announced he would introduce Brady Bill 2.0 – a bill to expand background checks to every gun sale in America. Here’s a timeline of how Brady achieved this incredible progress.
     

  • It’s really not possible to overstate the importance of this victory in Washington State. Voters in the Evergreen State overwhelmingly passed Initiative 594 to expand background checks to all gun sales, including online and at gun shows. With a decisive 60 percent of voters supporting I-594, it turns out that it’s a lot harder for the corporate gun lobby to bully voters than it is to bully politicians.

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More than 50% of veterans killed by suicide use guns. This Memorial Day we honor all of our fallen soldiers. https://t.co/wpOFfY9lEd
A sheriff's deputy & 7 others were shot & killed in southern Mississippi. No word yet on how the shooter got his gu… https://t.co/4I8y3MVohY
RT to thank 4 leading 134 members of Congress in calling for bipartisan committee 2 study gun violence– https://t.co/70Es9uZPGQ
Join us & on June 2nd for National Gun Violence Awareness Day! https://t.co/zxUChvqKxQ
TX governor makes dangerous joke. We've seen time and time again these type of words insight violence -> https://t.co/c9qpBMTgil
You can now carry a concealed gun to tailgate at University of Georgia sporting events. What could go wrong?!… https://t.co/jAZFtM73O9
Research has long proved Democrats don't need to give up on gun safety legislation in order to retake Congress --> https://t.co/DiPLNDWSQI
UCSD faculty respond to recent shooting near campus calling attention to racial motives & impact --> https://t.co/7Qqzk3XGy0
A bill to on background checks in PA was introduced this week. Public leaders call it “common sense.” https://t.co/V1VoKEnYVU
ATF officials say they aren’t sure what's driving a huge increase of gun thefts from licensed dealers in Florida–… https://t.co/6KZDzpdQGU

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My nephew was many things: a beloved member of our family; a veteran; a gun owner. And a little over a year ago, he used one of those guns to take his life – the tragic consequence of his mental illness.

Brady Campaign News

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ISIS' premier propaganda magazine is now encouraging recruits to arm up in America by taking advantage of the nation's lax gun laws. Reporting has confirmed, again again, that Islamic State leaders are specifically encouraging terrorists to take advantage of Congress' failure to expand Brady background checks to all gun sales.