Gun Violence: Facts and Statistics
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Thank you Coach Steve Kerr for being an ally against gun violence!
"[PREVENTING GUN VIOLENCE] IS THE NUMBER ONE ISSUE FOR ME."
— COACH STEVE KERR
We need to talk more about gun violence, so we can talk about how to prevent it, and safe firearm storage is the key to saving lives.
97% of Americans want expanded background checks.
Everyday 8 Children and Teens are shot unintentionally by family fire.
90% of guns used in crimes come from about 5% of gun deals.
Americans kills eachother with guns 25x the rate of other high-income countries.
Gun violence costs the American economy at least $229 billion every year.
Every 16 hours a woman is shot dead by her current of former partner.
"Every day the Senate fails to strengthen our nation’s gun laws, more than 300 people are shot and more than 100 are killed with guns. Join us in demanding senators act upon life-saving legislation passed by the House."