Asking Saves Kids | Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence

Asking Saves Kids

Dan Gross
President of the Brady Campaign

A big part of the solution to gun violence lies outside Washington, D.C.

ABC's 20/20 special on Friday once again demonstrated the most important thing we should know about kids and guns in the home: children know where guns are, when they find those guns they are very likely to handle them, and when they do the consequences are often tragic.

Unsafe access to guns in the home is a big part of the problem of gun violence in our nation. In fact it may be the biggest. Every day in our nation eight children and teens are shot unintentionally. Another six teens and young adults take their own lives, many using a parent's gun.

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