On June 20, 2016, Montana Senator Jon Tester voted against a universal background checks bill despite the fact that 74% of his constituents support the policy. Sign this petition to tell Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to remove Senator Jon Tester as chair of the DSCC.
In 2014, William DeHayes killed Katherine Hoover, who was 25 years old and pregnant at the time, while quick-drawing his revolver “like a cowboy.” He was never charged with any crime. Sign this petition to tell Hernando County state attorney Brad King to charge DeHayes with manslaughter.
Florida Atlantic University professor James Tracy is a well known Sandy Hook conspiracy theorist who has personally harassed families who lost children in the shooting. Sign this petition to tell Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly to fire Tracy immediately.
In February 2015, David Lenio threatened a mass shooting, claiming he could kill 30 or more children in a school. Now, a plea deal threatens to restore his ability to legally buy guns. Please sign this petition to tell Flathead County Attorney Ed Corrigan to make sure Lenio remains a prohibited firearms purchaser.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson appeared on Fox News following the mass shooting tragedy at Umpqua Community College and blamed the victims for their own deaths. Sign this petition to tell him to apologize the survivors and the victims’ families.
The Department of Justice is planning to give a $2.4 million grant to the Newtown-based National Shooting Sports Foundation, a gun lobby group that opposes sensible gun reforms across the board. Tell DOJ to cancel the grant and find a more suitable partner for its gun violence prevention efforts.
The chair of the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement, Sheriff Jeff Wiley, recently blamed a victim of domestic homicide for her own murder, claiming she could have stopped her ex-husband if she was armed. Sign this petition to tell the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement to publicly repudiate Sheriff Wiley’s victim-blaming.
In 2005, Senator Bernie Sanders voted for an NRA-backed bill that gave unprecedented legal protections to the gun industry. It also closed the court doors on victims and survivors with legitimate, negligence-based claims. Sign this petition to tell Senator Sanders to reconsider his vote on gun industry immunity.
In April 2015, Yahoo News published the results of an investigation into the fundraising activities of the NRA that revealed numerous violations of federal tax and election laws. Tell the FEC and IRS to launch an investigation immediately.
WTTG Chief Investigative Report Emily Miller has spent most of her career openly lobbying against the District of Columbia’s gun laws, and even stated that D.C. is “not part of America.” This is a betrayal of journalist ethics. Tell WTTG’s general manager it’s time to Fire Emily Miller.