by Sonya Coleman


The Surgeon General outlines the devastating and far-reaching consequences that firearm violence poses to the health and well-being of the country.

A Surgeon General’s Advisory is a public statement that calls the American people’s attention to an urgent public health issue. Advisories are reserved for significant public health challenges that require the nation’s immediate awareness and action.

Read the full report here

Two years ago today, President Biden signed the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act – the most significant new gun violence prevention law in nearly 30 years!

From reducing gun trafficking and firearm straw purchasing; closing the boyfriend loophole; investing in community violence intervention and mental health resources; and expanding background checks at gun shows – it’s all making a difference in saving lives!

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