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Act Against Domestic Violence Today!

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:41
Dear [[First_Name]], Earlier this year, you helped pass a bill in the Minnesota Legislature to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers and stalkers. But in many other states, no such protection exists. Minnesota's own U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar has introduced a bill to correct that, an

Thank you, now we continue forward together

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 14:19
Dear [[First_Name]], We had an amazing event on Monday evening in Minneapolis. So many of you were able to join us as we celebrated our shared achievements in the past year, highlighted the youth engaged in our movement and looked to the future with hope. Our signature fundraising event, "Happin

Join Us Tonight! Tickets Still Available!

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:49
Dear [[First_Name]], Tonight's the night. I hope you'll be able to join us for Protect Minnesota's signature event, "Happiness: Imagining Childhood Free of Gun Violence" at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis. Tickets for the show and the VIP reception that precedes it are still available. *C

Don't Miss Out on Our Signature Event, This Monday!

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 13:10
Dear [[First_Name]], We're less than a week away from our fundraising show at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis. Final preparations are underway for "Happiness: Imagining Childhood Without Gun Violence," which will be held on Monday night, June 9. This special event will showcase amazing Tw

Victory! House Passes Bipartisan Background Check Amendment

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 13:05
Dear [[First_Name]], Late yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan measure aimed at improving our nation's existing background check system. The amendment, sponsored by Representative Mike Thompson of California passed on a vote of 260-145. Members of Minnesota's Cong

Responding to Tragedy Together: Pledge to Join Us

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 14:24
Dear [[First_Name]], On Friday night we were offered yet another reminder of why we do the work that we do. The tragedy in California, a shooting spree that law enforcement are calling "horrific" and "the work of a mad man," joins an ever-growing list of senseless acts that could and should have

Honor the Original Mother's Day: Get Tickets to Our June 9 Show at the Varsity Theater

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 11:59
Dear [[First_Name]]," " This year, let's remember that Mother's Day originally was a statement against violence and war by a group of mothers. In that spirit, I invite you to support a brand-new production about the world we want to create for our children. *Click here to reserve a ticket

Protect Minnesota Statement on Senate Passage of SF 2639

Mon, 05/05/2014 - 16:47
*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* CONTACT: Joan Peterson, Board Chair, Protect Minnesota, (218) 428-6570 or Heather Martens, Executive Director, Protect Minnesota, (612) 205-7142 Minnesota Senate Passes SF 2639 With Broad Bipartisan Support Saint Paul-(May 5, 2014) Earlier today, the Minnesota

Protect Minnesota Statement on House Passage of HF 3238

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 14:16
*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* **CONTACT: Joan Peterson, Board Chair, Protect Minnesota, (218) 428-6570 or Heather Martens, Executive Director, Protect Minnesota, (612) 205-7142 *Saint Paul-(April 30, 2014)* Earlier today, the Minnesota House passed HF 3238, a bill that will keep guns out of the