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“We need to be worried. We need to get involved.”

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“We need to be worried. We need to get involved.”
Gun violence doesn’t discriminate. Read this powerful piece by the mother of an Aurora shooting victim on why we need to take action now.

#TeachersAreHeroes

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Two brave women proved once again that #‎TeachersAreHeroes. After shielding each other from bullets, two teachers managed to pull the fire alarm and save lives in the #‎Lafayette theater.

Watch more here: http://on.today.com/1LHxcV4

Our Hearts are With Lafayette

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Our hearts break for #‎Lafayette. But broken hearts do not make change. http://bit.ly/1SFXBTE 

Let’s honor victims Mayci and Jillian by doing more than sending thoughts and prayers. Make the Promise and help us prevent gun violence in this country: http://bit.ly/N8tklV 

"What Cars can Teach Us About Guns"

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Thanks to in-depth research, motor vehicle deaths have been reduced by half. Why shouldn’t we take the same approach when it comes to reducing gun violence? Read more: http://huff.to/1Laa4Qy

Sandy Hook Promise Champion Pat Toomey

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Sandy Hook Promise Champion Senator Pat Toomey has devoted his career to preventing gun violence through legislation. A firm believer of the Second Amendment, Toomey advocates stronger background checks to prevent guns from getting into the wrong hands.


We were honored to show our support for Toomey at our gala last month. Learn more about his work here: http://1.usa.gov/1IWj9uy

We Remember Aurora

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Yesterday marked 3 years since the horrific shooting in Aurora, Colorado that took 12 precious lives and injured 70 others. We send our Love to Aurora and caring thoughts to everyone affected by this terrible tragedy.

Promise Champion Senator Debbie Stabenow

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"It is an honor to be recognized by such a courageous group of individuals who… have chosen to turn their pain into positive change to help others and save lives."

Learn more about what Sandy Hook Promise Champion Senator Stabenow is doing to protect our kids here: http://1.usa.gov/1S63zgp

Should Gun Violence Be Treated Like Car Accidents?

"The CDC and the World Health Organization already consider violence a public health threat, whether a firearm is involved or not." 

Read more here: http://bit.ly/1RiuDha