Month

July 2018
G-PAC and GIFFORDS ENDORSE CANDIDATES IN STATE LEGISLATIVE RACES APPLAUDING THEIR LEADERSHIP IN KEEPING ILLEGAL GUNS OFF OUR STREETS AND MAKIKG COMMUNITIES SAFE FOR FAMILIES Bipartisan support is essential to combating gun violence across Illinois CHICAGO (July 19, 2018) – The Illinois Gun Violence Prevention Political Action Committee (G-PAC) and Giffords have jointly endorsed 43...
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AUBURN GRESHAM — Thousands of anti-violence demonstrators marched onto — and then shut down — the Dan Ryan Expy. Saturday morning to draw attention to the crisis of violence some Chicago residents endure on city’s South and West sides. The peaceful morning protest led to the takeover of the northbound side of the Dan Ryan....
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s police superintendent says officers seize, on average, one illegal handgun per hour and that the proliferation of guns on the streets prompted three police-involved shootings within 30 hours this week. Eddie Johnson said Wednesday that Chicago police recover more illegal guns than officers in New York City and Los Angeles combined. Full...
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