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Concealed Carry Killers
VPC Identifies Over 500 Concealed Carry Killers, Including an NRA Lifetime Member
The VPC has documented 506 fatal non-self defense incidents since 2007 resulting from private citizens legally allowed to carry concealed handguns, and this number almost certainly represents a fraction of the actual total. More>>
Violence Policy Center Statement on the Second Anniversary of Newtown Shooting
VPC Executive Director Josh Sugarmann, a native of Newtown, Connecticut, made the following statement in advance of the two-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on December 14, 2012. More>>


VPC Statement on Senate Confirmation of Vivek Murthy for Surgeon General
On Monday, the Senate voted to confirm Vivek Murthy as America’s next surgeon general, despite the National Rifle Association’s opposition. VPC Legislative Director Kristen Rand made the following statement.


States with Weak Gun Laws and Higher Gun Ownership Lead Nation in Gun Deaths, New Data for 2012 Confirms
States with weak gun violence prevention laws and higher rates of gun ownership have the highest gun death rates in the nation, according to an analysis of newly available data from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. More>>

Mass Shootings in the United States Involving High-Capacity Ammunition Magazines


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