Bryan Barks in the LA Times

Our executive editor Bryan Barks explains the importance of destigmatizing mental illness in the gun violence debate

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Governor Kate Brown for Re-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 11, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Governor Kate Brown for Re-Election Washington, DC (May 10, 2018) — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) endorses incumbent Kate Brown for re-election as Governor of Oregon. Governor Brown has made gun …

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Chris Murphy for Re-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Chris Murphy for Re-Election Washington, DC (May 10, 2018)  — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) endorses incumbent Senator Chris Murphy for re-election as United States senator from Connecticut. Senator Murphy has …

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Bryan Barks in Vox

Risk protection laws, including voluntary self-prohibition, offer a safety net for those at risk of dying by suicide

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Amy Klobuchar for Re-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Amy Klobuchar for Re-Election Washington, DC (May 8, 2018)  — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) endorses incumbent Senator Amy Klobuchar to continue representing the state of Minnesota in the United States Senate. …

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Kaine for Re-Election 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Kaine for Re-Election  Washington, DC (May 8, 2018) — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) is proud to endorse our friend and ally Senator Kaine for reelection to the United States Senate. …

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Selection of North as President Shows NRA’s Detachment from American People

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Selection of North as President Shows NRA’s Detachment from American People National Rifle Association leans into extremism by choosing Oliver North Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Media Director Andrew Patrick Issued the Following Statement: “An extremist, fringe organization …

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Incumbents for Re-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Incumbents for Re-Election Washington, DC (May 7, 2018)  — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) is pleased to endorse Reps. Ami Bera, Salud Carbajal, and Stephanie Murphy. These three incumbents have been …

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Josh Horwitz in Quartz

How the recent changes to mobile gun emojis reflect the political climate surrounding gun violence

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Andrew Patrick in the Independent

Andrew Patrick quoted on the role of extreme risk legislation in the midterm elections

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Governor Hogan Signs Extreme Risk Order into Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 24, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Governor Hogan Signs Extreme Risk Order into Law Maryland has become the latest state to establish life-saving extreme risk protective order (ERPO) law. Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Staff Attorney Yasmín Fletcher Issued the Following Statement: “The Coalition …

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The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses Jennifer Wexton for Congress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org 202-408-0061 x 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Jennifer Wexton Will Work to Protect Virginia From Gun Violence Washington, DC (April 23, 2018)  — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) endorses State Senator Jennifer Wexton to represent Virginia’s 10th District in the United States House of …

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Josh Horwitz in The Hill

Our executive director urges congressional action on a national bump stock ban

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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses GVP Champions for Congress

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Endorses GVP Champions for Congress Washington, DC (April 17, 2018)  — The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV) is pleased to announce its first two endorsements of 2018. These two “Candidates to …

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On Virginia Tech Anniversary, Survivors Reflect on Progress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 On Virginia Tech Anniversary, Survivors Reflect on Progress Today marks the eleventh anniversary of the Virginia Tech massacre; at the time, the shooting was the deadliest in American history. Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Virginia State Director Lori …

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CSGV in the Milwaukee Independent

POLITICAL GROUPS RELEASE STATEMENTS ON PAUL RYAN’S DECISION TO RETIRE FROM CONGRESS

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Andrew Patrick Speaks to the Miami Herald

Gun-rights activist denied access to Parkland school plans to speak off campus

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Governor Phil Scott Signs Vermont Extreme Risk Protection Order Act into Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Governor Phil Scott Signs Vermont Extreme Risk Protection Order Act into Law The signing by Vermont’s Republican governor makes Vermont the seventh state to establish a life-saving extreme risk law Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Legislative Director Christian …

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The “Thoughts and Prayers” Speaker

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 The “Thoughts and Prayers” Speaker Speaker Paul Ryan’s true legacy is one of ineptitude and inaction on America’s gun violence epidemic Coalition to Stop Gun Violence Media Director Andrew Patrick Issued the Following Statement: “As the national gun …

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Maryland Passes Life-Saving Extreme Risk Order

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Andrew Patrick apatrick@csgv.org (p) 202-408-0061 Ext. 1017 (c) 828-712-7603 Maryland Passes Life-Saving Extreme Risk Order In the hours before the end of session, Maryland lawmakers passed HB 1302 to become the sixth state to establish an extreme risk protective order (ERPO) law. Coalition to Stop Gun Violence …

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