16 Representatives on the Fence

16 Representatives on the Fence

← Dramatic Rise of Assault Weapons and High Capacity Firearms in Crime The Safe Schools Act and Assault Weapon Ban are in Jeopardy As of April 19, 2018 the following House Representatives are not on board with this sensible gun safety reforms: Rep. Marvin Abney...
Dramatic Rise of Assault Weapons and High Capacity Firearms in Crime

Dramatic Rise of Assault Weapons and High Capacity Firearms in Crime

Criminal Use of Assault Weapons and High-Capacity Semiautomatic Firearms An Updated Examination of Local and National Sources First published online October 2, 2017. Authors: Christopher Koper, Ph.D., Principal Author, William D. Johnson, Jordan L. Nichols, Ambrozine...

Teacher Fires Gun in Georgia High School Classroom

Social Studies teacher Jesse Randal Davidson, 53, fired a gun in a classroom at Dalton High School in Georgia at 11:30 am on February 28, 2018. The principal, Steve Bartoo, described Davidson as an excellent teacher who was fit to be at work. Principal Steve Bartoo...
Maine Voices: Speaking Out for Common Sense Gun Control

Maine Voices: Speaking Out for Common Sense Gun Control

← Demand Gun Sense on the RI Democratic Party Platform RI HEARINGS: Senate and House Committees Hearing Testimony on Gun Control → Its time to call NRA, politicians on lies about Second Amendment There is no constitutional right to buy an assault weapon or...

Mass Shooting at High School in Florida Kills 17, Injuries More than 14

17 students and teachers killed and another 14+ injured at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in the latest American mass shooting. A mother of one of the student in the Parkland shooting had survived the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting in...

American Gun Ownership Correlates with High Gun Violence and Deaths

Research shows that America is not more crime-prone that other nations, it’s just more lethal. A host of gun violence myths are debunked yet again, including: Mental health Video games Racial problems Crime rates And “according to a recent analysis of 130...