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Congress Must Act on Gun Control TAKE ACTION NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, GUN CONTROL LEGISLATION, GUN CONTROL, KILLING, congress, news )

Cal
- 144 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Last week, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and five Dallas police officers were among the hundreds of people who lost their lives to gun violence.
SIGN PLEASE! Demand That Congress Ban Assault Weapons
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, congress, americans, society )

Cal
- 150 days ago - activism.thenation.com
America has about as many guns as people. These are not all hunting rifles; we are awash in military-style assault weapons designed to kill as many people as they can as quickly as possible.
Friday Fun - A Week to Be Proud for Being a Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Rep. John Lewis, Rep. Katherine Clark, Sit-in )

Lynn
- 161 days ago - politicsplus.org
This past week is one for the books - a week Democrats proudly asserted themselves by focusing attention on the travesty of our lax (virtually non-existent?) gun regulations (Thanks, NRA) with their sit-in in the House Chamber.
House Democrats Hold Sit In on Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Lewis, House of Representatives, Sit In, gun control, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 163 days ago - nbcnews.com
Georgia congressman John Lewis deployed a strategy from his days as a civil rights activist and coupled it with social media to stage a dramatic sit-in Wednesday on the House floor with his fellow Democrats to force a vote on gun control.
Elizabeth Warren's and Cory Booker's Speeches During the Gun-Violence Filibuster Were Very Good (VIDEOS)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Senate, Senator Chris Murphy, Cory Booker, Elizabeth Warren, filibuster session, gun control )

Evelyn
- 169 days ago - gq.com
Senator Chris Murphy, with many of his Democratic colleagues, refused to yield the floor until they "get some signal, some sign that we can come together on these two measures, that we can get a path forward on addressing this epidemic in a meaningful way
Ban Assault Weapons Now! Petition!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, gun crime, gun control, petition, Barack Obama, suffering )

Yusuf
- 169 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
There are currently 526,688 signatures. NEW goal - We need 550,000 signatures
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Assault Weapons Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, action, usa, killing )

Cal
- 171 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The massacre in Orlando has shaken us all to the core. While the world has responded with an incredible outpouring of love and solidarity, too many members of Congress are offering only thoughts and prayers but withholding meaningful action, like a ban

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, congress, guns, gun laws )

Animae
- 171 days ago - dailykos.com
They need to pass real gun control now!!!
SIGN PLEASE! Tell the NRA: Remove Ted Nugent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti semitims, Ted Nugent, gun control, politics, usa, activism, usa )

Cal
- 296 days ago - csgv.org
Nugent has sunk to a new low with a series of statements that are so overtly racist and anti-Semitic they call into question why the NRA is continuing to allow him to represent their organization:
Obama to Announce New Executive Action on Guns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, congress, gun control, usa )

Cal
- 337 days ago - cnn.com
President Barack Obama is expected to announce in the coming days a new executive action with the goal of expanding background checks on gun sales, people familiar with White House planning said.
Congress: Stop Blocking Gun Violence Research · Change.Org
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA, Congress, gun control, gun research, violence, mass shootings, mass casualties )

Barbara
- 363 days ago - change.org
An average of 32 people are killed by a gun in America every day, and yet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can't even conduct research into the root causes of all forms of gun violence. How can we take meaningful action without knowledge?
 

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