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People use guns but, in a sense, guns use people too. When we have the technology for violence easily to hand, our choices are skewed and we are more vulnerable to being manipulated into violent action.
Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury

C A A 2017

2017 Virginia Firearms Bills at-a-glance

2017 Virginia Firearms bills at a glance CROSSOVER 1A


(In this iReport posted on CNN, NY Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy discussed her attempts to ban large capacity magazines.)

HR 308 which seeks to ban high-capacity ammunition clips was introduced in the House of Representatives by ç in February 2011, shortly after the mass shooting in Tuscon, AZ.  In this video, McCarthy discusses the goals and rationale of the proposed legislation, and how she believes social networking on the internet will play a role in helping to build support for the bill.

 

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No Guns On Campus
The Virginia Center for Public Safety is a non-profit, non-partisan grass roots organization dedicated to the reduction of gun violence in Virginia.

VACPS strives to accomplish this mission through awareness, education and advocacy. Our members represent a cross-section of racial, religious. professional and political groups.