Tell your representative to cosponsor H.R. 8
H.R. 8 is a bipartisan bill that would close the online sale loophole and the gun show loophole, so that background checks would be required for all gun sales. To ensure the House takes up this critical legislation soon, we urgently need 218 reps (a majority of the House) to cosponsor.Call Your Rep
Tell your U.S. Representative to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act
The U.S. House of Representatives will soon vote on the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, an important step forward in stopping police brutality and gun violence.Send a Message
Addressing Gun Violence Through Executive Action
President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris are the leaders that we need to address the plague of gun violence in our country. Learn how the new executive branch of the federal government can take swift steps to make meaningful progress.Learn more
The details of the NRA’s years of corruption and scandal are coming to light. The NRA Watch website compiles detailed legal filings from cases and news reports.Learn more
Everytown Applauds House and Senate For Introducing Legislation to Require Background Checks on All Gun Sales
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Keeping Guns Out of the Wrong Hands
93 percent of American voters support requiring background checks on all gun sales.
Everytown starts with you, and it starts in your town.
Gun violence touches every town in America. For too long, change has been thwarted by the gun lobby and by leaders who refuse to take common-sense steps that will save lives.About Everytown
We deserve more than thoughts and prayers.
H.R. 8, a bipartisan bill to require background checks on all gun sales, was introduced in the House. Our elected leaders owe us more than thoughts and prayers to prevent gun violence—they owe us action.Call Your Rep
The Role of Guns & Armed Extremism in the Attack on the U.S. Capitol
The attack on the U.S. Capitol is the latest demonstration of the danger armed extremism poses to our democracy. Failure to address this threat will lead to the continued growth of extremist groups and violent incidents.Learn More
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