BCPGV

(redirected from Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence)
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BCPGVBrady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
BCPGVBrady Center to Prevent Gun Violence
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It will take the political will from elected officials at both the federal and state levels to respond to the 90% of Americans who favor universal background checks for gun buyers (Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, 2015b).
When asked if children are allowed to fire a gun provided they are supervised, Dan Gross from the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence firmly answered no.
That they now bill themselves respectively as the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence says much about their perceived need to mask what they're really after.
In this May 7, 2013, file photo, honoree Piers Morgan poses at the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Los Angeles Gala at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.
"Everybody knew that it would never pass," said Marsha McCartney, a volunteer with the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. "It's just one step too far for the gun lobby to go." She pointed to what happened in August at the University of Colorado, where administrators announced that a dorm would be set aside for students who wanted to carry concealed hanguns, only to find that no students wanted to live there.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence said some 40 percent of gun sales happen with no background checks, such as at gun shows and by private sellers over the Internet or through classified ads.
"I've been doing this for 17 years, and I've never seen something like this in terms of response," said Brian Malte, spokesman for the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, based in Washington, D.C.
ACCORDING TO the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, the deadly August 5 attack on a Sikh temple near Milwaukee showed "our elected officials" need to "do something." Slightly more specifically, it said we should "Demand Congress Stop Arming Dangerous People."
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence has compiled a 62-page list of mass shootings since 2005.
"The absence of a chief has hamstrung ATF's ability to aggressively target gun-trafficking rings or corrupt firearms dealers and has demoralized its agents," wrote Paul Helmke, president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, in a June 10 letter to Obama.
*Supporters of McCain and Supporters of Obama line upBy Foon Rhee In more election news from Political Intelligence reported by Foon Rhee, John McCain has the backing of the National Rife Association and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence threw their support behind Barack Obama yesterday.