Help Elect Gun Safety Champions in 2020!
FBI background checks are still soaring, making OUR WORK even more essential:
- 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
We’re giving our endorsement to champions who will continue to provide majority support in both the House and Senate.
A great victory for common-sense gun safety reform.
Timeline of events leading to a 132% increase in FBI background checks in one month for Rhode Island.
The Ocean State is not just stocking up on toilet paper and hand wipes :/
What it is and how it works.
RI Police Chiefs Association ask Gov. Raimondo to extend time to complete background checks.
Large capacity magazines turn kllers into killing machines.
Representatives vote overwhelmingly to support a ban on untraceable and undetectable “ghost guns.”
Kicking off the rally with a poem was Jaychele Schenck, youth organizer and leader with Young Voices.
Gov. Raimondo and Attorney General Neronha announced four common-sense gun safety bills.
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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