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SPRINGFIELD – Today Gun Violence Prevention PAC (G-PAC) Illinois is launching the “Our One Job” campaign, a digital advertising and grassroots advocacy effort to pass the Block Illegal Ownership and Fix the FOID Bill (BIO Bill) and curb the flow of illegal guns that cause too many preventable gun violence tragedies. The ads highlight the...
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Gun Violence Prevention Illinois Statement on Latest Gun Violence Crisis: Now is the time for Legislators to show more than thoughts and prayers to keep Illinois children, families, and communities safe from deadly gun violence As Illinois begins to reopen, we are returning to tragic headlines about senseless acts of violence with guns. Eight people...
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The Block Illegal Gun Ownership and Fix the FOID bill: Requires background checks for all gun sales, including person-to-person, private sales. This tracking would improve firearm investigations and homicide clearance rates. Verifies the identity of FOID card applicants by requiring one set of fingerprints submitted to the Illinois State police. Many professions in Illinois already...
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Two years after the Aurora tragedy, it is time to close loopholes to ensure only people who are not a harm to themselves or others have access to guns CLICK HERE TO WATCH PRESS CONFERENCE Chicago IL, February 2021 – Today, Illinois public safety advocates and gun violence survivors gathered on the second anniversary of...
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