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    Brady's Lap Dog Congressional Scorecard ranks the top recipients of gun lobby money. Members of the 114th congress have taken more than $30 million in donations to protect the rights of dangerous people to buy guns.

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    November 15, 2016 at 6:30pm | Cipriani 25, NYC

    Honoring Katie Couric & Jess Cagle

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  • 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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RT : "The objective is simple: support candidates for gov't who will vote for sensible gun laws." -, founder, https://t.co/WlWYMVh64o
Toddlers gun down Americans on a weekly basis. Thanks to for demanding action to address America’s… https://t.co/bpehLn044P
We don't see the conflict either https://t.co/iSizOcT9a4
Spotted outside the NV debate "Guns don't kill, toddlers kill." - https://t.co/CeULr5JBtF https://t.co/jibYNEZkGh
Spotted outside the NV debate "Guns don't kill, toddlers kill." - toddlers https://t.co/72PTvVrJgS https://t.co/MmhiMlV9bG
Parents & students shaken by shooting near East Baltimore elementary school https://t.co/BlVwEdhiuS
Tonight, the last Presidential debate will be held in Nevada– a state that has more gun deaths than deaths from mot… https://t.co/Bm9tgBfCJi
Since universal background checks were passed in WA, >100 gun sales to dangerous ppl have been stopped. --> https://t.co/bQuN7HPIKk

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Congress overrode President Obama's veto raising the question -- why do some members of Congress think victims of terrorism should have access to the court system, but victims of gun violence should not.

Brady Campaign News

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Dan Gross, president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following statement on gun violence in the final presidential debate. Chris Wallace was the first and only 2016 presidential debate moderator to ask about the number one issue on the Open Debate Coalition's poll, gun violence and policy.
In the news
A new PSA from the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence created by McCann New York is shining a spotlight on one of America's most pressing national security threats: toddlers. Last year alone, more people were shot and killed in America by toddlers than in attacks inspired by foreign terror groups.