Beware The “Law Abiding Citizen”

  Every insane gun law we have is based on the fiction of the “law-abiding citizen.” The NRA says law-abiding citizens (a.k.a. “good guys”) will always follow the law so there is no need for them to endure regulations. But this is absurd. The…

Follow the Money

The Center for Media and Democracy and ALEC Exposed infographic below shows ALECs ties to the NRA and the gun industry. ALEC’s efforts, supporting “Stand Your Ground” laws, directly helped the gun manufactures and sellers amass greater wealth. Read the full story..…

Success in Enacting Smart Gun Laws

  Read this Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence publication,, it examines the history of success in enacting smart gun laws in California and discusses how those laws have contributed to a significant drop in gun death rates in the…

Common Sense Gun Laws

We support common sense gun laws, these laws would protect innocent people, including children, who are killed everyday in this country. We want the federal government to pass laws that: Require criminal background checks for gun sales Get military-style assault…

Gun Background Checks Help to Save Lives

Families Of Gun Violence Victims, Gun Owners, And Elected Officials Hold Rally To Back Common-Sense Gun Laws, Urge Senators Isakson And Chambliss To Support Background Checks Evidence demonstrates that background checks help save lives. In states that already require background…