“We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, a true champion for the safer nation we all want and deserve. "
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and its New York Chapters announced today the endorsement of Sen. Mark Grisanti for re-election to the New York State Senate.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and its Maryland Chapters announced the endorsement of Lt. Governor Anthony Brown for Governor of Maryland based on his leadership on gun reforms and his commitment to public safety.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and its 25 California Chapters honored Assembly Member Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) with its “Excellence in Leadership” award.
Friday’s shooting in Marysville, Washington comes at the close of America’s Safe Schools Week. The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence recently released “The Truth About Kids and Guns” report which showed that 68 percent of school shootings involve a gun from the shooter’s own home or that of a relative.
“Our thoughts are with our law enforcement allies in Sacramento mourning the loss of two colleagues."
"We are deeply troubled by today’s school shooting in Marysville, Washington. Our thoughts are with the victims and their families. Today’s events underscore this startling fact: For the last two decades, the rate of school shootings in Washington state was more than twice the national average."
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 33,563 people died from guns in 2012, the highest number in ten years.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and its Oregon Chapters announced its endorsement of Chuck Riley for the Oregon State Senate in the 15th district.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and Writer, Director and Producer Adam McKay today launched a video, website and scorecard exposing members of Congress for the campaign dollars they have taken from the corporate gun lobby, while blocking life-saving legislation that would keep guns out of the hands of criminals.