Following a meeting with Congressional leaders today on gun violence prevention, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence applauded President Donald Trump's remarks at the White House today.
Today, Dick's Sporting Goods, one of the largest sellers of guns and ammunition in the United States, announced that it will immediately end sales of assault-style rifles and high capacity magazines in its stores. The Brady Campaign & Center to Prevent Gun Violence applauded the announcement, noting that private industry can play a major role in gun violence prevention without waiting for Congressional action.
The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence today filed suit on behalf of the family of murdered Excel Industries employee Joshua Higbee against A Pawn Shop, located in Newton, Kansas. The lawsuit alleges that A Pawn Shop negligently sold firearms in a straw purchase, which were then used by a known convicted felon in a February 25, 2016 workplace shooting.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence today called upon Congress to immediately pass legislation to make it significantly harder for deadly weapons to be used by dangerous people. One week after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Brady recommends comprehensive gun violence legislation around three critical legislative initiatives.
Today, the Brady Campaign and its co-presidents Avery Gardiner and Kris Brown stand with Parkland, Florida, in mourning the murders of 17 students and faculty members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
The Brady Campaign and Center to Prevent Gun Violence is horrified by the breaking news about a shooting at a Florida high school. As this story develops, we call upon law enforcement to find out how the shooter got his gun.
Today's school shooting, the third in the past two days, is one of the most terrifying aspects of America's gun violence epidemic. In 2017, 132 people were killed or injured in school and university shootings, yet Congress and the president have made it even easier for dangerous people to buy guns. In the aftermath of today's tragedy, which left two children dead and 17 injured, Representative James Comer was quick to respond with thoughts and prayers.
Вашингтон, Округ Колумбия, 19 января 2018 года. Движение Брейди выпустило приведенное ниже заявление, касающееся пожертвований, происходящих из России, в пользу Национальной Оружейной Ассоциации в 2016 году.
As mourners gather today for a national vigil remembering the victims of gun violence, the U.S. House of Representatives passed NRA-backed legislation making it easier for felons, domestic abusers, and untrained citizens to carry loaded, hidden guns anywhere in the nation.