Help Fight the Pro-Gun Lobbyists in 2021
FBI background checks are still soaring, making OUR WORK even more essential:
- 111% increase in FBI background checks
- 87% increase in gun deaths
- RI gun shops report huge increase in ammunition and first time gun purchases
- Calls to RI domestic violence hotlines and 911 have jumped 30% since quarantines began
COVID-19 and Guns in RI from our Blog
RI gun safety advocates have been dealing with increasingly aggressive rhetoric and tactics for years.
Gun injuries also increase 25%
COVID-19 panic buying a big part of the surge.
RI public safety officials and the general public are in favor of reforms that are languishing at the State House.
New leadership signals openness to popular gun safety reforms.
11 RICAGV endorsees beat “A” rated NRA endorsed candidates.
RICAGV vs. NRA Endorsements
Big wins in the 2020 Primary.
An exciting day for gun safety reform!
The gun had a damaged serial number.
Changing the Narrative of Common-Sense Gun Safety
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The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence was created by concerned citizens of Rhode Island. Reconizing gun violence as a public health issue, we seek to reduce injuries and deaths from gun violence using common-sense means and methods.
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