Gun Control

Gun Control

Protect the health and safety of citizens through limiting the accessibility and regulating the ownership of handguns and semi-automatic weapons. Support regulation of firearms for consumer safety.

Statement of Position on Gun Policy, as adopted by 1990 Convention and amended by the 1994 and 1998 Conventions.
(For Complete position: Impact on Issues, pg. 87)

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News

Sept. 19, 2019

WEBINAR: Voting During the Pandemic & More - San Diego County Registrar of Voters

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Blog Post

Moms Demand Action https://momsdemandaction.org/about/ is the largest grassroots organization of Americans who strive to reduce gun violence and encourage responsible gun ownership.

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HANDGUNS
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Event Date: 
Sep 25 2019 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

SW Corner Briggsmore & McHenry avenues

Modesto Rally to #EndGunViolence & National Day to Remember Victims of Gun Violence

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Action Alerts

The U.S. Senate is coming back to work today, and we need your help to let them know their first order of business should be prioritizing the lives of the American people.

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Action Alerts

Demand action NOW from Senator Cornyn and Senator Cruz on two gun safety bills!

Protect Your Family from Gun Violence

The epidemic of gun violence these days is frightening. What can individuals do about it? The student survivors of the Parkland school massacre have asked each of us to be involved in ending gun violence and brought renewed pressure on our legislators to pass gun laws to help end the senseless shootings of children and adults.

As a group, we educate ourselves about the causes of and solutions to gun violence. We meet regularly to  discuss current issues in the news and to take action. Recent meetings investigated: 3D Printed Guns, The Del Mar Gun Show and The NRA’s Push to Recruit Women and Families. We use the League’s national policy on this issue as a stepping off point for us to help end this life and death problem that is invading all of our lives.