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11 Facts About Gun Violence

When we look at these facts about gun violence in the United States, we notice that much of the problem boils down to one thing: access.

Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds: Mental Health Reform Is Failing At Federal Level

"We've been able to work together as Democrats and Republicans. We've been able to cross the aisle to get things done in this field. I'm determined that we're going to make more progress. I want to build in Virginia the best system of mental health care treatment for a public...

Americans Exposed To Gun Violence Often Suffer The Effects of PTSD

"Some 3,500 American troops were killed during the eight-year war in Iraq. Within the same time period, 3,113 people were killed on the streets of Philadelphia." 

Ask Governor Brown To SIGN AB 1014 Today

The California Assembly gave final approval on Gun Violence Restraining Order legislation Friday. This bill allows law enforcement and family members to petition the court to temporarily limit someone's access to firearms when they are suspected to be a danger to themselves or others. 

Sandy Hook Mom: Shootings Changed How We Feel About Going Back To School

At this time of year, social media becomes a magical, mood-lifting loop of first-day-of-school pictures filled with painstakingly selected outfits and excited smiles that remind parents how quickly their children are growing before their eyes. We try to outsmart time, capturing the once-a-year moments that make them still feel like...

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