Press Releases

STATEMENT FROM MEMBERS OF CONSORTIUM FOR RISK-BASED FIREARM POLICY ON REPEALING THE DICKEY AMENDMENT TO THE OMNIBUS SPENDING BILL

Dec 11, 2015

Washington, DC—As researchers and members of the Consortium for Risk-Based Firearm Policy, we strongly support the repeal of the Dickey Amendment, which in effect prohibits the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from using federal funding for gun violence research.



EMORY & HENRY COLLEGE TO HOST FORUM ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND GUNS

Oct 05, 2015

Emory, VA—Emory & Henry College, in partnership with the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence, will be hosting the panel discussion "Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence in Virginia: Laws and Policy Gaps" on Tuesday.



VIRGINIA GOVERNOR TERRY MCAULIFFE LEADS PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCING REPORT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND GUNS

Sep 30, 2015

Richmond, VA—Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was the lead speaker today at a press conference at the Virginia Capitol Building announcing a new report on domestic violence and guns from the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence (Ed Fund).



GOVERNOR MCAULIFFE TO SPEAK AT WEDNESDAY PRESSER ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND GUNS

Sep 29, 2015

Norfolk, VA – Pastor Bobby Bowser of Mt. Lebanon Church in Norfolk and Virginians for Responsible Gun Laws will be hosting a special public gathering on Tuesday, June 23, to discuss the epidemic of gun violence affecting Southeast Virginia.