‘No More Silence’ means it’s time for common sense gun laws

By CAROLYN COMITTA guest columnist, Daily Local News, 12/14/13 Guest Columnist One year ago, our nation was shocked by a tragedy that still affects us today. The Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting opened America’s eyes to the daily tragedy of gun violence, the lives lost and the weaknesses in our laws intended to prevent it. […]

Herrins Announce $1000 Matching Grant To Combat Gun Violence

SUCCESS! The Herrin’s $1,000 Matching Grant to organizations committed to lobbying for total assault weapons bans is now over. Donors from all over the country matched $1,075, making the total contribution $2150! Thanks to all who contributed. We’re going to win this thing! “The family of 6-year-old Newtown victim Noah Pozner’s family placed stuffed animals, […]