Voter turnout in our country is much lower than in other countries, around 60% in presidential elections and 40% in midterm election years.
Of note in last year’s election, 50% of youth voters voted which was an 11% increase since 2016.
When we vote, we WIN.
“If you live in Roxbury, Mattapan, [or] Dorchester, it is easier to find a gun than find a job…and that is the case across America in our poorest neighborhoods. … There is a relationship between economic justice, crime reduction, and lower gun crime.’’ ~John Rosenthal
After an extended legislative session, a compromise proposal was reached to update the Massachusetts gun licensing law in response to SCOTUS ruling on the Bruen case. It was sent to the Governor’s desk Monday morning.
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Congressional House passes the Assault Weapons ban.
The gun industry’s aggressive fear tactics marketing has proven deadly.