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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.

Updates from Brady

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Study shows 40% of parents who have guns in the home incorrectly believe their kids don’t know where they're stored… https://t.co/cwvbu00Qty
A domestic situation in Woodbridge, Illinois resulted in two people being shot and killed and another wounded. -> https://t.co/l9wXQGwbXm
Police in Kansas City are looking into 3 shootings that wounded 3 people over the weekend. --> https://t.co/1pbOKjzHaR
38ppl were shot in Chicago over the wknd, but despite the high # shootings in the city are still lower than in 2016– https://t.co/VHUeloFF30
3yrs ago 6 ppl were killed & 14 others injured in Isla Vista, CA. We honor these victims & survivors by keeping gun… https://t.co/A9IbCXEqPH
A police chief from SC pens op-ed about why open carry laws make the job of law enforcement more difficult. https://t.co/NCRbQXKKyy
7yr old Dequante was playing on his iPad in his Louisville home when he was killed by a stray bullet ->… https://t.co/nx5MC7BguM
After his cousin was killed in a drive by, this 6-year-old sends message for all those out there– stop the violence… https://t.co/hcDcU5fQTI
7yr old Dequante was playing on his iPad in his Louisville home when he was killed by a stray bullet ->… https://t.co/ApsOPCOjJq
The top 3 challenges of the NICS background checks system that Trump’s new FBI director needs to take on–… https://t.co/bKfj7wVWfE

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The shooter approached and put his gun to my head, demanding my purse. Lying under that truck, I gave him the purse, opened my eyes, and said, "Please don't do this."

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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.