Tiverton Recalls Town Council President + Vice President

RICAGV Press Release TIVERTON VOTES TO RECALL COUNCILORS WHO CHAMPIONED SECOND AMENDMENT SANCTUARY CITY RESOLUTION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 21, 2019 CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of Communications Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence Statement on...

Thank You Party Gallery

Recognizing Outstanding Advocacy in 2019 We were so proud to present to four individuals and one group for having gone above and beyond to create awareness, lobby legislators, speak out and work to advance common-sense legislation: Steve AhlquistMuckraker of the Year...

Safe School Advocates Face 2A Bullies with Song

Standing Up to the Bullies at the State House What an amazing show of courage and patience that our speakers and supporters displayed at the Safe Schools Act Rally last Tuesday, June 11, 2019!  Take 1 Minute to Keep Guns Out of RI Schools We would like to send a giant...

Gun Control IS Constitutional

Second Amendment Does Not Establish Unrestricted Access to Firearms The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2008 District of Columbia v. Heller decision, authored by conservative justice Antonin Scalia, makes it clear, in no uncertain terms: “the right was not a right to keep and...

RI Community News and Opinions on the Second Amendment

Updated List of RI Resident Op Eds and Media ReportsThe Newport Daily News, Article by Marcia Pobzeznik, Daily News CorrespondentMay 30, 2019: Sanctuary proposal triggers debate”When [Tiverton Police Chief] Jones was asked by deMedeiros what he would do if he...

Ghost Gun Bill Passes Senate Judiciary

RICAGV Press Release Ghost Gun Bill Passes Senate Judiciary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 28, 2019CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of CommunicationsProvidence, Rhode Island (May 28, 2019)– The Senate Judiciary Committee voted this evening on a bill that seeks...

Tiverton Rejects 2A Resolution … For Now

RICAGV Press Release Tiverton Votes Down Second Amendment Sanctuary City Resolution FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 29, 2019 CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of Communications Providence, Rhode Island (May 29, 2019) — Last night, the Tiverton Town Council...

Tiverton Residents Prepare to Defeat 2A Resolution

RICAGV Press Release Tiverton Residents Prepare to Defeat 2nd Amendment Sanctuary Town ResolutionFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 28, 2019CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of CommunicationsProvidence, Rhode Island (May 28, 2019)– The Tiverton Town Council will...