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December 2016
Thank you for your support and hard work this year. If you made a donation, filed a witness slip, made a call or sent an email, you helped us in the battle to reduce gun violence. This was a tough year in many ways and we have our work cut out for us as the...
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At the close of the weekend, Illinois racked up 4245 shootings, including 5 people in a single location in Fernwood where 4 have died. It’s time to connect the dots. Since Illinois has allowed conceal and carry of loaded guns in public, shooting deaths have increased 84% and the number of annual shootings has increased...
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Senate bill 206 would allow conceal and carry permit holders to carry a silencer for their guns. This NRA priority bill passed out of committee last week and was headed to the senate floor. Thirty six votes are needed to pass a bill during veto session. The gun lobby did not have the 36 votes...
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Join Us and #EndGunViolence Thursday, December 15, 2016,6:30-8:30 PM Malcolm X College, 1900 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago In the four years since the Newtown School shooting, more than 120,000 Americans nationwide have died from gunshot wounds–including over 2,000 in Chicago alone. As Americans we are all affected by gun violence. That is why we must keep...
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