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AN OPEN LETTER TO AMAZON ABOUT GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Gun violence in the workplace is all too common in our country. Indeed, there were 354 gun homicides at American workplaces in 2015, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. That's about seven gun homicides in the workplace per week. We know that you want Amazon employees to be safe from gun violence. Brady urges you to consider the strength of local and state gun laws as you choose a location for your second corporate headquarters.
In the news
This morning, as the Connecticut Supreme Court took up a lawsuit brought on behalf of victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting, a gunman opened fire near an elementary school in northern California.
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I’ve been called many things during my 46 successful trips around the sun. Eagle Scout. United States Marine Corps officer. Combat veteran of the wars of Iraq and Afghanistan. And military-grade weapons?  The only place for those is on battlefields.

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After Texas, What Can I Do?

Now is the Time: Support This Bipartisan Effort to Expand Background Checks

Representatives Mike Thompson (D-CA) and Peter King (R-NY) introduced a bill, H.R. 4240, just last week to expand Brady background checks. In the aftermath of a mass shooting where the shooter should not have had access to guns, it is more important than ever. Below, you will find a sample script of what to say when you are connected with your member of Congress.

In the news
Two of the five deadliest mass shootings in American history occurred in the last 35 days. Three of them occurred in the last 17 months. In response to Sunday's shooting, the Brady Campaign and Center to Prevent Gun Violence has begun to review, research and investigate how the Texas shooter was able to obtain his guns in light of his legal history.
In the news
According to news reports, a gunman entered a church this morning in a small town near San Antonio, Texas and opened fire. He killed 26 people and wounded 20 more. Brady is monitoring the situation carefully.

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