Peggy McCrum Statement on San Bernardino Shooting | Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence

Peggy McCrum Statement on San Bernardino Shooting

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence

For Immediate Release: December 2, 2015

Contact: Brendan Kelly, bkelly [at] bradymail [dot] org

Phone: 724-612-3453

Peggy McCrum Statement on San Bernardino Shooting

LOS ANGELES - Peggy McCrum, President of the California Chapters of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, issued the following statement on the San Bernardino mass shooting.

"All of us in California are saddened by the senseless tragedy in San Bernardino, where innocent lives were ended by guns in the hands of those intent on doing harm. Our hearts are with the families and friends of those affected, as well all first responders involved. This horrendous event has deepened our resolve to work even harder to keep our state safe. Our 26 California Chapters of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence work to reduce gun violence every day and remain committed to keeping guns out of dangerous hands and preventing more innocent lives being lost. Enough is enough."

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