Congratulations to Our Endorsed Primary Winners!

Congratulations to Our Victorious Endorsed Candidates FEDERAL, STATE Gina Raimondo Governor Senator Sheldon Whitehouse U. S. Senate Congressman David Cicciline U.S. House, 1st District R.I. SENATE State Senator Maryellen Goodwin District 1 – Providence Valarie...

Statement on Loss of a Providence Student to Gun Violence

RICAGV Press Release ← The RI Values Project RICAGV Annual Fundraiser 2018 → The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence Statementon Loss of a Providence Student FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 6, 2018 CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of...

RICAGV Gun Safety Endorsed Candidates

RICAGV Press Release ← Warwick Resident Shot Through Front Door Jennifer Douglas for Senate District 34 → The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence Announces Gun Safety Endorsed Candidates FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2018 CONTACT: Kat Kerwin,...

Warwick Resident Shot Through Front Door

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 a Warwick resident was struck by a bullet and suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The incident occured on West Shore Road around 7:30 pm. The suspect was taken into custody without incident shortly after the incident. It has not yet been...

Youth Empowerment Strategy Unveiled

RICAGV Press Release RICAGV Unveils Their Youth Empowerment Strategy FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2018 CONTACT: Kat Kerwin, Director of Communications Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence Unveils Their Youth Empowerment Strategy Providence, Rhode Island July...

2018 Session Wrap Up: Big Gains for Common-Sense Gun Violence Reforms

2018 Session Recap: Big Gains for Common-Sense Gun Safety Reform Amazing Organizational Growth and Grassroots Activism Across the State This legislative session was very busy, with over 2,348 bills introduced in the House and Senate. And yet, in spite of the demands...

Final Lobby Day of 2018 a Huge Success

← RICAGV Statement on HB 8119 - Legalizing Civilian Ownership of Stun Guns (Tazers) Statement on the End of the 2018 Legislative Session → Thanks so much to the 20 RICAGV supporters who hit the House chamber for one more lobbying session last night. It was a...

RI Students to Legislators: We Are Not Targets

← ProJo My Turn: Elizabeth Abbott: RI Should Defy the Gun Lobby Week 2: Students Not Targets Rally → Students from Around Rhode Island Protest at the State House With the 2018 session winding down and no action on The Safe Schools Act, students demonstrated...