Democrats End 2020 Campaign Much Bolder on Guns Than When They Started. It will Save Lives.

November 3, 2020

WASHINGTON -- Guns Down America, a national movement calling for dramatically fewer guns in America, released the following statement regarding the 2020 election.

“One of the most consequential moments of the 2020 election has already happened. Politicians have reset the conversation on gun violence and public officials have embraced the bolder, broader solutions that voters have been demanding for years,” said Igor Volsky, Executive Director of Guns Down America. “We have all seen the cost of inaction on guns this summer amid the coronavirus gun surge. We have also seen what a safer America with fewer guns could look like, thanks to bold plans from Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders, among many others.”

Among the bold plans that are now part of the gun violence prevention conversation: