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Guman Kills Two Journalists During Live TV Interview

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 13:31
Dear [First_Name], Tomorrow, August 4, is National Night Out, when neighbors across MInnesota step out and get to know one another. Let's take this opportunity change the conversation about gun violence, starting with a common value: *we all want safer communities that are free of gun violence.

What You Can Do Tomorrow at National Night Out

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 14:15
Dear [First_Name], Tomorrow, August 4, is National Night Out, when neighbors across MInnesota step out and get to know one another. Let's take this opportunity change the conversation about gun violence, starting with a common value: *we all want safer communities that are free of gun violence.

We Oppose Permitless Carry

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 15:45
*For immediate release* July 29, 2015 Contact: Heather Martens, Executive Director, Protect Minnesota: Working to End Gun Violence, (612) 205-7142 www.protectmn.org *Protect Minnesota Opposes Permitless Carry in Minnesota* ST. PAUL – Protect Minnesota sent the following message to the Vet

New "Guns Everywhere" Proposal is Misguided

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:32
*For immediate release* July 27, 2015 Contact: Heather Martens, Executive Director, Protect Minnesota: Working to End Gun Violence, (612) 205-7142 www.protectmn.org ST. PAUL – A proposal announced to today to force the military to allow all personnel to carry guns is misguided, said Heather M

TONIGHT: Congressman Ellison to Join Our Annual Benefit

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 09:46
Dear [[First_Name]], I'm excited to pass along that we are expecting U.S. Representative Keith Ellison to join us tonight for our annual signature event at the Capri Theater in North Minneapolis. He will be with us early in the evening. Keith has always been a strong supporter of our movement to

Action Alert: Vigil Tonight Honoring Gun Violence Victims

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 11:00
Dear [[First_Name]], We've all been following the tragic events in Charleston, South Carolina this week. Together we are expressing our anger, frustration and support for the victims and survivors. Here in Minnesota yesterday afternoon a young mother and her 15-month-old child were shot and

Protect Minnesota Statement on Charleston Shooting

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 10:33
*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE * CONTACT: Joan Peterson, Board Chair, Protect Minnesota, joan.peterson1@gmail.com [ mailto:joan.peterson1@gmail.com ], (218) 428-6570 * * *Protect Minnesota Statement on Charleston, South Carolina Shooting *** * * *Saint Paul-(June 19, 2015)* Protect Minn

2015 Legislative Session Report

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 20:05
Dear [[First_Name]], As the Governor and legislative leaders continue to negotiate budget details before heading into a special session, I wanted to take a moment and give you a quick recap of what happened in the final days of the regular session related to our Protect Minnesota priorities.

Action Alert: Ask Governor Dayton to Veto Bill Legalizing Silencers

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 18:31
Dear [[First_Name]], Over the weekend a conference committee at the Capitol approved a final version of the omnibus Public Safety Finance and Policy Bill. Included in the bill is a provision legalizing the use of silencers in Minnesota. Protect Minnesota strongly opposes such a measure. Please