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Tell President Obama: Stop the NRA From Making Our Laws

(1093) Comments | Posted December 9, 2011 | 7:28 AM

Among the many dangerous bills that corporate lobbyists and the Tea Party are sending slithering through Congress is one supported by the NRA that not only flies in the face of states' rights to set their own local laws, but is a direct threat to public safety for millions of...

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Stop and Remember

(30) Comments | Posted August 22, 2011 | 1:05 PM

To ensure our country never forgets the price that terrorism exacted in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the U.S. Senate approved legislation last month that asks all Americans to stop and remember during a national Moment of Remembrance on September 11.

The Moment of Remembrance will occur at the same time...

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Why We Must Ban High-Capacity Gun Magazines

(818) Comments | Posted April 6, 2011 | 1:59 PM

We were honored last week to join James and Sarah Brady as they marked the 30th anniversary of a tragic moment in history - the shooting of President Reagan.

James Brady, who took one of the bullets meant for the president, has since dedicated his life to preventing gun violence....

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Time to Honor Our Fallen Heroes

(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2008 | 5:28 PM

We have had a long tradition of coming together as a nation to memorialize our fallen heroes--the men and women whose lives were lost on the battlefield.

But at the outset of the invasion of Iraq, the Bush administration decided to discard this important tradition and hide this honorable...

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