Taking a stand against gun violence

Thoughts and Prayers are not enough.

We need action

Featured Action

Tell Senator Toomey to Support S.42.

S.42 will close gaps in our system and ensure that almost every gun sale will go through a background check. This is one of the first bills taken up in this new session of Congress, and we are ready to see it move swiftly. But it can’t get stalled in the Senate. Please ask Senator Toomey to support S.42 today.

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Lawmaker Rankings

Often people will ask us if their legislator supports or opposes commonsense gun violence prevention policies. We have devised a scoring system designed to give citizens a snapshot of where their elected officials stand. Here are the results.

Find Your State Legislators

See who you need to contact to make your voice heard about common sense gun laws.

Latest Updates

Statement on Philadelphia Police Shooting

Statement on Philadelphia Police Shooting

Our prayers are with the officers and their families. Our anger is towards our state legislature that has waited so long to act and has denied cities like Philly the power to protect its people. We are concerned for all the community members who are impacted by tonight’s events and the gun violence that plagues our streets.

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Latest From Facebook

CeaseFirePA6 hours ago
Dorian’s 17 year young life was cut short when he was shot 3 times in the back. A clerk shot him dead for stealing a $2 beer. Is that how much our children are really worth? $2?
CeaseFirePA11 hours ago
‪He was multiple times in the neck and shoulder. Gun violence is public health epidemic that will continue to hurt communities like Pittsburgh every day until our lawmakers take action
CeaseFirePA14 hours ago
We need to make sure our students have the tools to succeed.

That’s why we’re teaming up with community organizers in Philadelphia to hand out back to school supplies 🎒📓✏️ 📚