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Posts tagged "New Yorkers Against Gun Violence"
NYAGV Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

NYAGV Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) is proud to endorse Hillary Clinton for President of the United States due to her consistent support for strong gun safety laws. Secretary Clinton supports gun safety measures... Read More
NYAGV Ranks NYS Legislators on Gun Safety

NYAGV Ranks NYS Legislators on Gun Safety

How does your New York State Senator and Assembly member stand on the gun safety issue? Take a look at this new ranking from NYAGV and find out! We reviewed each legislator’s vote on... Read More
Poll Shows Wide Support for Gun Law Proposals

Poll Shows Wide Support for Gun Law Proposals

Widespread majorities of New York voters–including gun owners–favor proposed gun safety legislation.  Read More
Statewide Poll Confirms New Yorkers' Support for Common Sense Gun Regulations

Statewide Poll Confirms New Yorkers’ Support for Common Sense Gun Regulations

A statewide poll of New York voter attitudes about gun safety reveals robust support across the state for strong gun safety laws. The poll, commissioned by NYAGV and conducted... 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
Buffalo Vigil Dec. 11 to Commemorate Sandy Hook and Buffalo Gun Violence Victims

Buffalo Vigil Dec. 11 to Commemorate Sandy Hook and Buffalo Gun Violence Victims

Join NYAGV in Buffalo on Thursday, December 11 to commemorate the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook shootings and remember Buffalo victims of gun violence. The Vigil–at... Read More
New York's Gun Death Rate Declines: Strong Gun Laws Work

New York’s Gun Death Rate Declines: Strong Gun Laws Work

New York State’s gun death rate dipped to 4.99 per 100,000, according to a recent report by the Violence Policy Center (VPC) that analyzed 2012 data from the Centers for Disease... Read More
NYAGV Endorses Michelle Schimel for Re-election

NYAGV Endorses Michelle Schimel for Re-election

NYAGV announced its endorsement on October 9 of Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel for re-election. Schimel, co-chair of State Legislators Against Illegal Guns (SLAIG)–a group of state legislators that works to pass common sense gun legislation–represents... Read More