policy

Gun Control Policies at the Federal & state levels

  • Universal background checks

  • Banning bump stocks

  • High-capacity magazine ban
  • Allowing family members to request the issuance of a gun violence prevention warrant for those they fear may pose a danger to themselves or others, also known as a "Red Flag Law"
  • Raising the minimum age to 21 to buy an assault rifle like the AR-15
  • Raising the minimum age to 21 to buy any gun
  • Voting against the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act
  • Funding gun violence research and gun violence prevention/intervention programs
  • Voting against the federal judge appointment of NRA favorite Howard Nielson
  • Allow families to petition to petition a court to remove guns from individuals at risk of injuring themselves or others through extreme risk protective orders (ERPOs)
  • Implement waiting periods between a gun purchase and gun transfer
  • Ban assault weapons, high capacity magazines, and bump stocks
  • Place a minimum age of 21 on all gun purchases
  • Eliminate “shoot first laws” like the one that that resulted in the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer
  • Prohibit the transfer of military grade weaponry to police departments