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The Biden-Harris administration announce their steps to address the Gun Violence Public Health Epidemic

Apr 09 2021

Six initial actions are planned, many of which will be in place within 30 to 60 days, according to this report.

Federal Appeals Court Rules that States can Restrict Open Carry of Firearms

Mar 25 2021

Judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 7-4, with one judge writing “There is no right to carry arms openly in public;…

H.R. 8 & H.R. 1446 pass Congress and are now in the U.S. Senate

Mar 19 2021

Urge Sen. Rob Portman to vote Yes! See below to learn how Ohio’s representatives to the U.S. Congress voted for H.R. 8 (Private Gun Sales)…

8 Killed, 10 Injured by Guns in Ohio in the Last Week!

Feb 12 2021

It’s been a brutal week of gun violence in Ohio with eight dead and ten injured: A 14-year-old Columbus boy died in a shooting near…

SUPGV Tackles Child Gun Safety During the Pandemic

Jan 28 2021

You think your child doesn’t know? This video of a child with a gun is a simulated reenactment of a very real problem – easy…

Recent Study Indicates Significant Increase in Suicide Deaths Among Children & Adolescents

Jan 26 2021

A research study from Nationwide Children’s Hospital indicates a significant increase in suicide deaths among children and adolescents by firearm and other causes. Learn more…

Unity and Togetherness

Jan 21 2021

Amanda Gorman’s Presidential Inauguration Poem, “The Hill We Climb”  

#StandWithOhio Coalition decries Governor’s passage of Stand Your Ground legislation

Jan 05 2021

For Immediate Release – Columbus, Ohio, January 04, 2021 – A coalition of Ohio-based and national advocacy organizations decried Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s signing of a dangerous ‘Stand…

#StandWithOhio This is Our Ground

Dec 30 2020

Press release #StandWithOhio Coalition Calls on Gov. DeWine to Veto “Stand Your Ground” Legislation DECEMBER 18, 2020 Columbus, Ohio, December 18, 2020 – A coalition of…

Opposition to Stand Your Ground

Dec 16 2020

  Mayors, Prosecutors, Faith leaders, law enforcement and citizens oppose and have testified against the Stand Your Ground Bills https://www.dispatch.com/story/opinion/columns/2020/12/15/column-mayors-we-ask-lawmakers-do-something-actually-helps/6537606002/

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