by Sonya Coleman


  • Maine Gun Safety Coalition – ME legislature sends three bills – background checks, bump stock ban and 72-hour waiting period to Governor Mills desk.
  • Colorado Ceasefire – CO House passed a ban on semiautomatic firearms.
  • Gunsense NH – NH House passes NICS mental health reporting.
  • Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence – RI Senate passes secure storage.

Stop Handgun Violence 2009 “Gun Show” Billboard

The Biden-Harris administration closed the ‘gun-show loophole,’ as part of the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act. It’s a significant action that marks the biggest expansion of background checks since the 1993 Brady Bill.