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Gun Shows Banned at Westchester County-Owned Properties

Gun Shows Banned at Westchester County-Owned Properties

Thanks to NYAGV member support and a progressive new county executive, gun shows are now banned at Westchester County Center and other county-owned properties. Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an executive order this week that bans gun shows at all county-owned properties. We applaud this action by County Executive Latimer, who NYAGV endorsed because... Read More
Act Now to Keep Gun Shows Out of Westchester

Act Now to Keep Gun Shows Out of Westchester

Following a four-year hiatus after the Sandy Hook school massacre, Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino is again allowing gun shows at our county’s taxpayer-supported facilities. Please tell Westchester County’s elected officials that we don’t want gun shows in our county’s government, taxpayer-supported properties–and urge them to support Act 9417, the Westchester Gun Show Ban! Please... Read More
CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

The Child Care Council of Westchester–which champions healthy development of children, families and communities by promoting quality early care and education–is the latest organization to join the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. NYAGV is organizing the coalition to Read More