Brady Campaign News

In the news
“It is supported by the overwhelming majority of Oregon voters and it would do nothing to impede the average law-abiding citizen from buying and owning guns. It should be about as much as of a no-brainer as you could ever imagine. Yet the corporate gun lobby remains hell bent on defeating it by whatever means possible. That’s why it is essential that every Oregon voter contact his or her state legislators and hold them accountable to put the safety of Oregon citizens ahead of the interests of the corporate gun lobby.”

Key Gun Violence Statistics

Every Day on Average (ages 0-19)

Every day, 48 children and teens are shot in murders, assaults, suicides & suicide attempts, unintentional shootings, and police intervention.

Every day, 7 children and teens die from gun violence:

  • 5 are murdered
  • 2 kill themselves.

Every day, 41 children and teens are shot and survive:

In the news
Our prayers are with the Albuquerque family whose toddler wounded both parents in a motel room on January 31 with a single shot from a handgun.