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  • Statement on the Anniversary of the Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Gun Violence Prevention

    An unspeakable tragedy occurred one year ago today in Parkland, Florida. It sent the kind of shock, panic and sorrow through my community that, sadly, too many communities have felt before and since. This monstrous act of gun violence took 17 precious loved ones from their families, leaving scars that will never heal. Fourteen of those killed were students just beginning their young adult lives. That loss of promise and grinding grief will never disappear, nor will the memory of those stolen fro... Read more

  • Reps. Deutch, Wasserman Schultz, Schneider, and Maloney Introduce Bill to Block 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints
    Posted in Press Releases on August 3, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Gun Violence Prevention

    Today, U.S. Representatives Ted Deutch (FL-22), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23), Brad Schneider (IL-10), and Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) introduced legislation to block the online publication of files that include automatic instructions used to make fully functional firearms using 3-D printers. 3D-printed guns are fully-functioning firearms that can be made of metal or plastic using a 3D printer. Guns printed using plastic can be virtually undetectable when carried through a metal detector or past ... Read more