Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence |

Our Goal is to Cut Gun Deaths in Half by 2025

Here's How:

Holding elected officials accountable, making this the safer nation we all want

Of the 33,000 people who die from gun violence in this country each year, how many could be saved?

  • Access to guns increases deaths by suicide

    Americans In Crisis

    Every day in America, 93 people die from gun violence. Fifty-eight of those deaths, or nearly two-thirds, are suicides with guns.

     

  • Shooting Costs - GOP Healthcare plan would shift costs to taxpayers and gun violence victims

    Brady Healthcare Report

    Surviving a gunshot wound should not leave you uninsured or bankrupt

  • Landmark Decision

    A federal appeals court struck down an NRA-backed Florida law that prevented doctors from talking to their patients about the risks of guns.

Updates from Brady

Latest on Twitter

"Our nation loses nearly 3x as many young people to suicide than to cancer." & . More: https://t.co/uK4BGJKI9q
Sacramento chapter of Brady held a concert as part of nationwide event 2 remember victims of America's gun violence. https://t.co/lfRuTyTZTl
A gunman shot his wife and two police officers in New Haven, CT. --> https://t.co/OAd9MwoelF
OKC police chief concerns about training after officer fatally shot a deaf man who did not hear his commands -> https://t.co/Ljo4rC5X5o
A man is facing 337 charges after 33 guns were found in his home -> https://t.co/Hc0nxmYVlx https://t.co/bP9GXz5PuK
A 2yr old is in critical condition after her brother found a bb gun and shot her in the forehead. -> https://t.co/Fjwa4Qpu8w
A look at why the is backing Luther Strange in Alabama's Senate primary & what effect it might have ->… https://t.co/PkXy2pSRx0
The IL high school where a teacher stopped a gunman had just recently trained for active shooters ->… https://t.co/ylJVdY9Bk2
New California bill would ban all guns on school campuses except for those held by school resource officers. ->… https://t.co/XCG43BhK4U
The SHARE Act uses a catchy name to make it seem like it's protecting hunters but what's it really about? ...… https://t.co/ac9L1W5rUa

Latest Blog

Brady Campaign News

In the news
Brady Campaign co-president Kris Brown issued the following statement after House Republicans moved H.R. 3668: the SHARE Act out of committee. The package has several bad gun safety provisions including the so-called Hearing Protection Act to roll back existing ATF regulations that have effectively kept silencers out of dangerous and prohibited hands for more than 80 years.
In the news
The demographics of suicide-related gun violence overall skew heavily toward white men, who make up 79 percent of all firearm suicide victims and about 60 percent of total gun deaths in the U.S., according to an updated report from the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence.