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.@MomsDemand and @Everytown partner Reggie Moore will be with @POTUS to share how Milwaukee invested ARP funding into Community Violence Intervention and workforce opportunities for at-risk individuals, including summer jobs for up to 1,500 young people. milwaukeemag.com/reggie-moore-a…
TODAY: @POTUS is announcing $10 billion in American Rescue Plan funds for public safety, including over $2 billion for Community Violence Intervention programs proven to prevent gun violence and save lives. whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/…
BREAKING: Three Korean women have been shot and wounded inside a Dallas hair salon in an area called the Asian Trade District, also known as the city's Koreatown. According to police, the suspect walked into the business and started shooting. #txlege nbcnews.com/news/us-news/p…
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"Students who survived the Parkland shooting have grappled with trauma for years. Even among the students who became vocal activists, mental health issues have surfaced. Experts say that’s expected for survivors - especially for children or young adults." apnews.com/article/covid-…
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The New Mexico gunman who shot carried out a school shooting idolized mass shooters, threatened to shoot people, and his parents knew he had a gun. “'There were many red flags,' said a woman whose daughter was killed. 'Everybody's at fault.'" #nmleg nbcnews.com/politics/justi…
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During a fight near an Indianapolis canal, a man opened fire, wounding four bystanders. Another man shot himself while trying to draw his gun and return fire. “The canal used to be a nice place to bring your family at night. Not anymore," an officer said.wishtv.com/news/local-new…
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A 3-year-old girl who died after a shooting Sunday morning was the daughter of an Adams County Sherriff's Office deputy in Colorado. It appears to be an unintentional shooting with an unsecured gun. #coleg 9news.com/article/news/c…
No charges against the parents of a toddler who unintentionally shot himself with an unsecured gun even though Colorado recently passed a secure storage law. #coleg 9news.com/article/news/c…
Pennsylvania US Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz - who once endorsed red flag laws and called for an end to the ban on CDC funding for gun violence research - now says he supports gun violence against members of an “overly intrusive government.” #rejectoz
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The Kids in the Hall Review: Amazon's New Revival Is Hilarious consequence.net/2022/05/kids-i…
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This is exactly why I’m a @MomsDemand volunteer, supporter of @Everytown, and an advocate for safer and stricter gun laws. As a survivor of gun violence, these statistics are staggering and I will do anything possible to ensure change. twitter.com/abc/status/152…
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Texas business owner was not available for comment on @GregAbbott_TX’s economic policies bc she & her employee are recovering from gunshot wounds. #txlege @MomsDemand #AbbottFailedTexas twitter.com/gregabbott_tx/…
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#Breaking: Student taken to hospital following shooting at Heights High bit.ly/3L7FoQX
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HB 1878 is nutso bananas. I've tabled to help register voters in Boone County--on #Mizzou campus. Why? Because I'm a @MomsDemand **volunteer** and I know we can't change gun laws and save lives until we elect lawmakers with the #gunsense to stand up for safety. #moleg twitter.com/MOLegDems/stat…
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Hot off the presses: new data from @CDCgov on firearm injury & #gunviolence. 3 big takeaways: 1. Firearm injury (like #mentalhealth) is not a NEW epidemic 2. It affects all of us -but some are more at risk than others 3. It is not inevitable. Thread 🧵cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/7…Dt
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Rage targeting women is a growing factor in mass shootings, as I further document in TRIGGER POINTS. Domestic abuse, "incel" ideology and other violent misogyny and extremism are rising concerns for threat assessment experts. [🎙️: Mark Deakins] 2/xy
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I get that you guys are upset because some women choose to abort their fetuses, so might I suggest just pretending it doesn’t happen, you know, like you do with school shootings.
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A 12-year-old sleeping in their bed in Houston was shot and wounded by gunfire fire from an assault rifle at a club across the street. This is the consequence of Texas’ lax gun laws, and @GovAbbott should be considered an accessory to this crime. #txlege twitter.com/SheriffEd_HCSO…
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“[Greg Abbott] is beholden to the NRA and the gun lobby - not to the lives of Texas children,” @BetoORourke twitter.com/betoorourke/st…
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Florida police say the state’s crowded and underfunded juvenile criminal system is leaving a growing number of troubled children out on the streets to grow into dangerous, habitual felons with easy access to guns. #flapol nytimes.com/2022/05/12/us/…
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NEW: @Everytown just announced a $1M ad buy in support of former @MomsDemand volunteer @lucymcbath, a Georgia Congresswoman, who has been a strong voice for gun sense in the US House of Representatives - and she's just getting started. #GA07 #gapol
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Pennsylvania US Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz - who once endorsed red flag laws and called for an end to the ban on CDC funding for gun violence research - now says he supports gun violence against members of an “overly intrusive government.” #rejectoz
Naomi Judd’s family just revealed that she died by gun suicide. Tragically, two-thirds of all gun deaths in the U.S. are suicides, resulting in an average of 64 deaths per day. Over the past decade, the U.S. firearm suicide rate has increased by 13%. cnn.com/2022/05/12/ent…
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Starting July 1, anyone in Indiana will be able to carry a hidden, loaded handgun in public without a background check or training. #inlegis thecrimereport.org/2022/05/09/chi…
During a fight near an Indianapolis canal, a man opened fire, wounding four bystanders. Another man shot himself while trying to draw his gun and return fire. “The canal used to be a nice place to bring your family at night. Not anymore," an officer said.wishtv.com/news/local-new…
The school shooting happened in 2017. In 2020, New Mexico @MomsDemand volunteers helped pass a Red Flag law in the state, intervention when someone is showing serious signs that they are at risk of harming themselves or someone else with a gun. #nmleg abqjournal.com/1424533/gov-lu…
The New Mexico gunman who shot carried out a school shooting idolized mass shooters, threatened to shoot people, and his parents knew he had a gun. “'There were many red flags,' said a woman whose daughter was killed. 'Everybody's at fault.'" #nmleg nbcnews.com/politics/justi…
"Students who survived the Parkland shooting have grappled with trauma for years. Even among the students who became vocal activists, mental health issues have surfaced. Experts say that’s expected for survivors - especially for children or young adults." apnews.com/article/covid-…
Reports of attacks on Asian Americans have continued into 2022. According to the State of Safety Survey, 71% of AANHPI women report feeling anxious due to fear of discrimination, harassment or violence, and 40% report feeling more unsafe today as compared to start of COVID.
Join me and San Francisco's District 2 Supervisor @SupStefani on Weds. 5/18 as we discuss the rise in Ghost Guns and how we can all work to combat gun violence at a local level. Don't miss it: instagram.com/shannonrwatts/ #caleg
BREAKING: Three Korean women have been shot and wounded inside a Dallas hair salon in an area called the Asian Trade District, also known as the city's Koreatown. According to police, the suspect walked into the business and started shooting. #txlege nbcnews.com/news/us-news/p…
THEY DID IT!!! California @MomsDemand and @StudentsDemand volunteers have been working nonstop to address the threat of ghost guns in their communities, and San Jose just joined a growing list of cities across the state taking action. #caleg abc7news.com/ghost-guns-ban…
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A North Carolina man says he “accidentally” shot and killed his mother on Mother’s Day when he tried to shoot a dog that was attacking him. Police say no charges will be filed. #ncpol wral.com/rocky-mount-po…
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Phoenix Castanon, 19, was in active military training at Naval Station Great Lakes in Illinois. He had the weekend off, and drove to Milwaukee to be with his girlfriend. He was shot and killed on Mother’s Day. No suspects are in custody. #wileg tmj4.com/news/local-new…
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NBA player Adreian Payne was shot and killed while attempting to assist a woman who was involved in an abusive relationship with the gunman. He was 31 years old. mlive.com/spartans/2022/…
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NEW: @Everytown just announced a $1M ad buy in support of former @MomsDemand volunteer @lucymcbath, a Georgia Congresswoman, who has been a strong voice for gun sense in the US House of Representatives - and she's just getting started. #GA07 #gapol
As mayor of the largest city in America, a former police officer, and co-chair of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, I have a message for Polymer80: We will not surrender our city to a violent few. No one is above the law. And the law is coming for you.
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We did it! Huge thanks to #SanJose city council members and @sliccardo for your unanimous approval of #ghostgun ordinance 4.1 ! Dozens of local @MomsDemand volunteers wrote letters & attended yesterday - thank you, they hear us! @Everytown @shannonrwatts #CA #gunsense #gunsafety
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After failed Senate vote, @VP weighs in on what’s next: “Elect pro-choice leaders at the local, state, and federal level.”
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Thank you for attending @shannonrwatts and for your leadership ensuring @MomsDemand champions policies that will make Oakland, California, and the United States safer from gun violence. twitter.com/shannonrwatts/…
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Opinion | As someone who believes in the culture of life, I must support the death penalty for anyone who has an abortion.
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