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Americans Coast to Coast Hail Incoming Gun Safety Congress

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Bump Stock: A Timeline

More than one year since the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history, the Trump Administration has finally amended federal regulations to clarify that bump stocks fall within the federal definition of machine guns and are illegal under federal law.


People gather at the press conference announcing H.R. 8, a new bill that will expand background checks to all gu sales

Expanding Background Checks Saves Lives

Our elected gun violence prevention champions lived up to their promise to make gun violence prevention a top legislative priority and introduced H.R. 8. Brady was there for this much needed expansion of America's first line of defense against gun violence, the Brady Law.


Jennifer Wexton stands with members of a Brady Chapter during a campaign event

Resolve to Get Involved in 2019

Brady on Twitter

“It shouldn’t be politicized. I think that it’s an issue about lives. I think that people from both sides of politi… https://t.co/YF5z7VGzCw
As we approach the 25th anniversary of the , Congress is preparing to vote on landmark legislation to upda… https://t.co/oMHg8JHn93
Educators: Don't miss our classroom lesson plan with and teacher . https://t.co/HWda3KqMt5
8 kids are injured or killed EVERY day by "family fire," a shooting involving an improperly stored or misused gun i… https://t.co/jF4jAB7irZ
RT : It's possible this is yet another situation in which access to guns turned a temporary crisis into a permanent trag… https://t.co/IMZsV1zEBa
RT : Happy birthday to writer and activist Audre Lorde, who inspires and reminds us that our work does not exist in a va… https://t.co/k8tKTRtStr
Do you know a young person interested in leading the movement to end gun violence? Join our , young peo… https://t.co/DsmfsxdPHZ
RT : Aalayah Eastmond survived the 2018 Parkland school shooting. Over a year later, she explains why she's continuing h… https://t.co/JXs9IUFxxG
RT : Black students at the Parkland school felt ignored in the aftermath of last year’s school shooting. But they have s… https://t.co/UkVApfkPBJ

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Brady Campaign News

In the news
This afternoon, multiple people were reportedly shot and killed with multiple people injured at the Henry Pratt Company manufacturing plant in Aurora, IL, with the full extent of their injuries still unknown. The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence issued the following statement, expressing outrage at yet another mass shooting in America.
In the news
The Brady Campaign today applauded Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and state legislators for enacting a new law that will require a Brady Background Check for nearly all gun purchases and transfers. The governor signed the bill this afternoon, making Nevada the 21st state to close the “private sale loophole” that has long allowed felons and other dangerous people to avoid background checks.

35,000 people die from gun violence in this country each year.
We can change that.

Here's How:

Brady background checks need to extend to all gun purchases.

Brady demands gun manufacturers and sellers are held accountable.

Sensible solutions to end gun violence.