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NCADV Disappointed by HR 38 Vote

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is deeply disappointed by yesterday's vote in the House of Representatives to make it easier for domestic abusers to stalk their victims across state lines.  H.R.38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (CCR), undermines states' ability to regulate who can carry loaded, concealed weapons within their borders.  This legislation forces states to recognize all out-of-state concealed carry permits, including from... Read More
Posted by Lynn Brewer-Muse at Thursday, December 7, 2017 | 0 comments

Protect survivors from gun violence: Stop H.R. 38

ACTION ALERT: Contact Your House Representative Members TODAY and Urge Them to Oppose H.R. 38 The U.S. House of Representatives wants to give domestic violence offenders the right to stalk and kill their intimate partners across state lines. Protect survivors from gun violence: Stop H.R. 38! WHAT'S HAPPENING IN CONGRESS RIGHT NOW Next week, the House is planning to vote on a bill that would make it terrifyingly easy for abusers to legally carry concealed firearms into other... Read More
Posted by Lynn Brewer-Muse at Friday, December 1, 2017 | 0 comments

Oppose H.R. 38

As our hearts go out to the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas and to their families and friends, we also grieve, on this Domestic Violence Awareness Month, for the approximately 470 women who have been killed this year by abusers with guns.  As we grieve, the House may vote on a bill that would make it terrifyingly easy for abusers to legally carry concealed firearms into other states when stalking their victims (this bill may also be added as an amendment to the SHARE Act... Read More
Posted by Lynn Brewer-Muse at Thursday, October 5, 2017 | 0 comments

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