Reports

The following is a list of reports issued by the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence (Ed Fund):

Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Washington

The Ed Fund report “Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Washington” advises policy makers in The Evergreen State to expand current federal firearm prohibitions to include broader risk factors for dangerousness.



Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for New Mexico

“Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for New Mexico” is a 2015 report by the Ed Fund that advises policy makers in the Land of Enchantment to expand current federal firearm prohibitions to include broader risk factors for dangerousness.



Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Pennsylvania

"Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Pennsylvania” is a 2015 report from the Ed Fund that provides recommendations for policy makers in The Keystone State seeking to keep guns out of the hands of individuals with a history of violent behavior.



Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Virginia

“Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Virginia” is a 2015 report by the Ed Fund that advises the Commonwealth to expand current federal firearm prohibitions to include broader risk factors for dangerousness.



Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Wisconsin

“Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Wisconsin” is a 2014 Ed Fund report that encourages The Badger State to expand current federal firearm prohibitions to include broader risk factors for dangerousness.



Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Illinois

Published in December 2014, “Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Illinois” is an Ed Fund report that encourages The Prairie State to expand current federal firearm prohibitions to include broader risk factors for dangerousness.



Guns, Public Health, and Mental Illness: An Evidence-Based Approach for Federal Policy

“Guns, Public Health, and Mental Illness: An Evidence-Based Approach for Federal Policy” is a 2013 report commissioned by the Ed Fund that proposes specific, state-level policy recommendations aimed at preventing those most likely to commit violence from obtaining firearms.



Guns, Public Health, and Mental Illness: An Evidence-Based Approach for State Policy

“Guns, Public Health, and Mental Illness: An Evidence-Based Approach for State Policy” is a 2013 report commissioned by the Ed Fund that proposes specific, state-level policy recommendations aimed at preventing those most likely to commit violence from obtaining firearms.



Justice Denied: The Case Against Gun Industry Immunity

“Justice Denied: The Case Against Gun Industry Immunity” is a 2013 report by the Ed Fund that exposes the unprecedented legal protections provided to the gun industry by the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, a law enacted in 2005 at the behest of the NRA.



Virginia’s Gun Show Loophole

This 2003 report from the Ed Fund, titled "Virginia's Gun Show Loophole," examines a flaw in the state's gun laws that allows dangerous individuals to buy guns from private sellers at these events without undergoing a background check. The report argues for the closing of this loophole.