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May 30, 2014 – ILLINOIS MEMBERS OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SADDENED TO LEARN OF ANOTHER COMMUNITY ACTIVIST KILLED BY GUN VIOLENCE
May 30, 2014 – AS NEW POLL SHOWS BIPARTISAN MAJORITY OF ARIZONANS SUPPORT GUN SAFETY, ARIZONANS URGE SENATOR FLAKE TO PROTECT WOMEN FROM GUN VIOLENCE BY SUPPORTING BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR ALL GUN SALES
May 7, 2014 – TACOMA CITY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVES RESOLUTION TO REQUIRE BACKGROUND CHECKS ON PRIVATE SALES AT GUN SHOWS HELD AT TACOMA DOME AND ON CITY-OWNED PROPERTY
May 4, 2014 – MONTANA MOMS DEMAND ACTION CHAPTER RESPONDS TO TRAGIC SHOOTING OF TEENAGE FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENT
April 4, 2014 – OKLAHOMA MOMS DEMAND ACTION CHAPTER SCORES VICTORY AT STATE LEGISLATURE
March 18, 2014 – WISCONSIN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS, MOMS, MAYORS APPLAUD SENATE FOR PASSING SAFE ACT TO SAVE LIVES, PROTECT WOMEN AND FAMILIES
March 18, 2014 – RHODE ISLAND CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION OPPOSES HOUSE BILL 7856- ALLOWING FIREARMS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS
March 10, 2014 – INDIANA MOMS DEMAND ACTION CHAPTER OPPOSES SB 229- AMENDED BILL WOULD ALLOW GUNS IN SCHOOL BUILDINGS WHEN NOT BEING USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR SCHOOL FUNCTIONS
March 3, 2014CALIFORNIA CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION CALLS FOR REVERSAL OF COURT DECISION TO LOOSEN CONCEALED-CARRY LAWS IN CALIFORNIA
March 3, 2014 – IDAHO CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION OPPOSES GUNS ON CAMPUS
March 3, 2014 – INDIANA MOMS OPPOSE SB229, BILL TO ALLOW FIREARMS ON SCHOOL PROPERTY IN VEHICLES AND BUSES, AT SCHOOL FUNCTIONS OFF SCHOOL PROPERTY, AND AT COMMUNITY FUNCTIONS IN SCHOOLS
March 1, 2014 – INDIANA MOMS LAUD U.S. REP. PETER VISCLOSKY FOR CO-SPONSORING GUN BACKGROUND CHECK BILL
February 25, 2014 – NORTH CAROLINA MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA CHAPTER TO ASK STAPLES TO PROHIBIT GUNS IN STORES
February 21, 2014 – IOWA CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION APPLAUDS LEGISLATURE FOR GUN SENSE ON STAND YOUR GROUND ISSUE
February 21, 2014 – NORTH CAROLINA MOMS CALL ON D.A. FOR CLARIFICATION IN TODDLER SHOOTING INCIDENT
February 12, 2014 – COLORADO CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA WORKS TO DEFEAT BILL TO ARM TEACHERS
February 12, 2014 – THE KENTUCKY CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION VOWS TO FIGHT DANGEROUS “GUNS IN BARS” BILL
February 9, 2014 – COLORADO CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION HOLDS STROLLER JAM IN OPPOSITION TO HB14-1157

February 8, 2014 – MEMBERS OF OREGON CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION TESTIFY IN SUPPORT OF SENATE BILL 1551
January 29, 2014 – MEMBERS OF MISSOURI CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION TESTIFY AGAINST SENATE BILL 613
January 25, 2014 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA TENNESSEE CHAPTER TO ASK STAPLES TO PROHIBIT GUNS IN STORES
January 15, 2014 – THE WASHINGTON STATE CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA TO DELIVER COOKIES TO LEGISLATORS
January 2, 2014 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA RESPONDS TO RECENT NEGLIGENT SHOOTING OF TODDLER IN NEW JERSEY
December 2, 2013 – MONTANA CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SUPPORTS 9TH DISTRICT COURT RULING TO MAINTAIN FEDERAL LAW
November 26, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE A NEW CO-SPONSOR FOR HR 1565
November 26, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SEEKING SUPPORT FROM REPRESENTATIVE PETE VISCLOSKY FOR HR 1565
November 26, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE A NEW CO-SPONSOR FOR HR 1565
November 26, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SEEKING SUPPORT FROM REPRESENTATIVE SINEMA FOR HR 1565
November 19, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA CALLS FOR THE RESIGNATION OF STATE REPRESENTATIVE MARK PATTERSON
November 7, 2013 – LUCY MCBATH, NATIONAL SPOKESPERSON FOR MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA, TO TESTIFY AT FLORIDA HOUSE STAND YOUR GROUND HEARING
November 5, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION – KANSAS CHAPTER CALLS ON ATTY. GENERAL SCHMIDT TO KEEP VOTING GUN-FREE
November 5, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA – SOUTH CAROLINA CHAPTER RESPONDS TO ANOTHER TRAGIC MONTH FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THEIR STATE
November 4, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA NORTH DAKOTA CHAPTER APPALLED AT UTAH HUNTER’S CARELESSNESS WHEN SHOTGUN DISCHARGED IN BISMARCK, ND AIRPORT
November 4, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA – KANSAS CHAPTER SUPPORTS PRAIRIE VILLAGE’S CITY ORDINANCE TO BAN OPEN CARRY OF LOADED FIREARMS IN PUBLIC PLACES
November 4, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA WISCONSIN CHAPTER RESPONDS TO ASSEMBLY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE’S PULLING OF AB 9
October 23, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA- NEW JERSEY CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 23, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA PENNSYLVANIA CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 23, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA COLORADO CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA WISCONSIN CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SOUTH CAROLINA LAUNCHES OCTOBER DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA TO HOLD “LINE IN THE SANDBOX” RALLY TO COUNTER OPEN CARRY ADVOCATES PROTEST IN SAN ANTONIO
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA TEXAS CHAPTER LAUNCHES OCTOBER DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA ARIZONA CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 17, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA ARIZONA CHAPTER TO HOLD DOMESTIC GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS EVENT
October 11, 2013 – OFFICIAL STATEMENT- MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA REACTS TO GOV. BROWN’S VETO OF SEVEN GUN REFORMS PASSED BY THE CALIFORNIA ASSEMBLY
October 11, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA – NORTH DAKOTA CHAPTER – CALLS FOR SCHOOLS AND LAWMAKERS TO STAND STRONG ON GUN-FREE SCHOOLS
October 9, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA APPLAUDS THE FLORIDA LEGISLATURE FOR REVISITING THE STATE’S CURRENT STAND YOUR GROUND STATUTE
October 1, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA EDUCATING RESTAURANT OWNERS OF NEW LAW WHICH TAKES EFFECT OCTOBER 1
October 1, 2013 – MARYLAND CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SUPPORTS FIREARMS SAFETY ACT
July 5, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA SUPPORTS HB 436 VETO BY MISSOURI GOVERNOR NIXON
June 25, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA CELEBRATES MARKEY VICTORY IN MASSACHUSETTS U.S. SENATE RACE
June 6, 2013 – MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENT OF REP. ED MARKEY OF MASSACHUSETTS IN U.S. SENATE RACE

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JANUARY 26, 2013 – Shannon Watts, Founder, One Million Moms For Gun Control with Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland’s 8th District at the March on Washington for Gun Control.
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JANUARY 26, 2013 – Shannon Watts, Founder, One Million Moms For Gun Control at the March on Washington for Gun Control. “I am not a politician. I am a mom from Indiana. I am an accidental activist. I am here for those of you who—like me—can’t be anywhere else, because we love our children and cannot breathe when we fear for their safety”
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JANUARY 24, 2013 — WASHINGTON – Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California introduces a bill that would ban the sale, transfer, manufacturing and importation of 100 specialty firearms along with certain semiautomatic weapons. Photo by Renee Bouchard, Official Senate Photographer.
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JANUARY 24, 2013 — WASHINGTON – Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California introduces a bill that would ban the sale, transfer, manufacturing and importation of 100 specialty firearms along with certain semiautomatic weapons. Photo by Renee Bouchard, Official Senate Photographer.
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JANUARY 21, 2013 – NYC – One Million Moms for Gun Control members march across the Brooklyn Bridge before a rally in City Hall Park on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Photo ©2013 by Dan Brody
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JANUARY 21, 2013 – NYC – One Million Moms for Gun Control members march from Cadman Plaza Park in Brooklyn across the Brooklyn Bridge before a rally in City Hall Park on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Photo ©2013 by Dan Brody