Guns pose a grave threat to students and teachers.
Support strong public schools by taking these actions today.
The recent tragedies in Gilroy, El Paso, and Dayton are a gut-wrenching reminder of Congress’ inaction on gun violence. It is long past time to take action to stop school shootings and mass shootings in the United States. The Senate has a bill ready that can serve as a crucial first step in keeping schools and communities safe from gun violence.
Tell your senators to support the Background Checks Expansion Act (S. 42) and encourage McConnell to bring it to the floor.
A bill to require the Secretary of Education, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to publish an annual report on indicators of school crime and safety that includes data on school shootings, and for other purposes.
A bill to authorize the issuance of extreme risk protection orders
A bill to support State, Tribal, and local efforts to remove access to firearms from individuals who are a danger to themselves or others pursuant to court orders for this purpose
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