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Tell Republicans: Stop Lying About Your Vote Against Background Checks ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 565 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Calling their votes for the right-wing and pro-gun Grassley-Cruz amendment a vote in support of background checks is an outrageous attempt to rewrite history. We can't let them get away with this.
TAKE ACTION NOW! President Barack Obama and U.S. Government: Set Gun Control Laws to Prohibit Guns on Campus
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans )

Cal
- 577 days ago - change.org
Parents are afraid of sending their children to school; students are worried about being hurt by guns on campus. Therefore, allowing guns on campus could not make campuses security; instead, it will have the opposite effect and lead to more campus gun vio
A Mother's Day of Action to Protect Children From Gun Violence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans, congress )

Cal
- 586 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
We, as mothers, have the absolute right to protect our children from harm. We have the right to know our children are safe from gun violence, from the moment they leave our arms in the morning until they return home later in the day.
TAKE ACTION NOW! SIGN THE DEMAND ACTION TO END GUN VIOLENCE MOTHER'S DAY CARD
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA< lobbying, political influence, health, news, gun control, propaganda, corruption, government, usa, healthcare )

Cal
- 588 days ago - act.demandaction.org
No Mother should have to bury their own child. Send a message to your Senators to support background checks for all gun sales.
Jon Stewart Accuses NRA of Fear-Mongering at Convention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA< lobbying, political influence, news, gun control, propaganda, corruption, Koch Brothers, radical right, government, usa )

Cal
- 589 days ago - latimes.com
Between Palin taunting New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg over his war on tobacco and Texas Gov. Rick Perry boasting about his job-creation record, to Stewart the NRA confab seemed less like the meeting of a gun-rights group and more like the Conservative P
Call on Congress to Act on Gun Violence ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 593 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Please join with Daily Kos and Organizing for Action by signing our letter to Congress from hundreds of thousands of people demanding action on gun violence. Next week, Organizing for Action will personally deliver the letter to Congress.
Occupy Draws a Bead on the NRA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA< lobbying, political influence, news, gun control, propaganda, corruption, Koch Brothers, Occcupy Wall Street, radical right, government, usa )

Cal
- 598 days ago - motherjones.com
The movement that went after Wall Street has a new target.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Condemn the Four Democratic Senators Too Cowardly to Allow a Vote on Background Checks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans, congress )

Cal
- 601 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Because of 45 senators, including four Democrats, the American people won't get an up-or-down vote on even the most modest part of the president's gun regulation agenda.
MORONS! Background Checks Voted Down; Senate Gun Bill in Peril
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans )

Cal
- 609 days ago - cbsnews.com
In a major setback for gun control advocates, the Senate Wednesday voted down a key amendment to the embattled Democratic gun bill, signaling the increasingly dim prospects of any meaningful legislative action aimed at strengthening America's gun laws.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Senate: Pass Universal Background Checks for All Gun Purchases
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans, republicans )

Cal
- 615 days ago - signon.org
If a background check is needed to join the military and carry a weapon in Iraq, we should require the same of people who want to carry one at home.
New Research Confirms Gun Rampages Are Rising--and Armed Civilians Don't Stop Them
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans )

Cal
- 616 days ago - motherjones.com
Data on 84 attacks echoes MoJo's investigation and further debunks the NRA's "good guys with guns" myth.
60 MINUTES: Newtown Families Voice Support for Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans, congress )

Cal
- 619 days ago - cbsnews.com
"Newtown" is now synonymous with unimaginable tragedy. But many of the families who suffered through it call it something else,"12/14," the December day that they lost a son, daughter, or wife when a dark young man with dark dreams awoke, murdered his mot
Conn. Governor Set To Sign Gun Control Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Newtown Massacre, gun violence, children, news, government, ethics, media, lies, politics, americans )

Cal
- 623 days ago - npr.org
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is expected to sign a wide-ranging bill that includes sweeping new restrictions on weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines, a response to last year's deadly school shooting in Newtown.
Inside the NRA's Koch-Funded Dark-Money Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA< lobbying, political influence, news, gun control, propaganda, corruption, Koch Brothers, radical right, government, usa )

Cal
- 624 days ago - motherjones.com
How the National Rifle Association sold its grassroots firepower to the Kochs, Karl Rove, and conservative donors
Ban Assault Weapons ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 637 days ago - signon.org
While it is true that people kill people, and that guns do not shoot themselves, it is also true that mass execution would not be possible without such high capacity weapons. How many people have to die before we ban those weapons?

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