Leah Gunn Barrett Comments for MSNBC, US News, and more. . . 

With debate heating up regarding federal gun safety legislation, NYAGV Executive Director Leah Gunn Barrett has been a frequent commentator on TV, radio and print media.  She recently appeared twice on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes,  commented on WNYC radio, and wrote a piece supporting universal background checks for US News & World Report.

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MSNBC, April 11  All In with Chris Hayes (Video)

Barrett discusses the NRA’s lobbying efforts.

MSNBC, April 8   All In with Chris Hayes  (Video)

Barrett discusses the prospects of universal background checks and the lobbying initiatives by the parents of the Newtown shooting victims.

US News & World Report, April 10     “The Case for Universal Background Checks”     Click for article.

“Background checks work,” claims Barrett, as she makes the case for universal federal background checks.

Syracuse University’s Maxwell School  Gun Debates: The NY SAFE Act,  April 6    Click for video replay.

Barrett defends New York’s new bipartisan SAFE Act (Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act) before a pro-gun audience.