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Posts tagged "New York SAFE Act"
We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

The “thoughts and prayers” of politicians will do nothing to prevent the next mass shooting. Or the next. Or the next. The truth is, much can be done to keep guns out of the... Read More
States prove it: Background checks save lives.

States prove it: Background checks save lives.

States like New York that require background checks on all gun sales have almost 50% less domestic homicides, law enforcement homicides, and suicides, according to a recent report by Everytown for Gun Safety.... Read More
Defend NY SAFE.

Defend NY SAFE.

The NY SAFE Act is under attack by the corporate gun lobby. Please help us defend it. Read More
Help defend NY SAFE.

Help defend NY SAFE.

The NY SAFE Act is under attack by the well-funded corporate gun lobby.  It has filed numerous lawsuits to overturn the law and block its implementation. It has also launched an aggressive misinformation campaign about the law–focusing on... Read More
One year ago, NY acted to keep us SAFE.

One year ago, NY acted to keep us SAFE.

Last January, just weeks after the Newtown shootings, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the NY SAFE Act and made New York a leader in gun safety.  Read More