Mon, 03/02/2015 - 16:56
For Immediate Release Contact: Heather Martens, Executive Director (612) 205-7142 March 2, 2015 *PROTECT MINNESOTA STRONGLY OPPOSES CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO NULLIFY ALL GUN LAWS* Proposal would jeopardize public safety SAINT PAUL -- HF 1289, a proposed constitutional amendment introduce
Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:55
Dear [[First_Name]], The gun extremists have pulled out all the stops. They've introduced a bill to *repeal all permitting and background check requirements to buy and carry firearms.* The gun extremists tried to repeal our life-saving Minnesota law before, and we stopped them -- but we couldn't
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 13:16
Dear [[First_Name]], The first dangerous bill has been introduced: H.F. 372, a bill to allow people to carry loaded guns at the Capitol without having to notify public safety officials. Apparently the safety of school groups and families touring the Capitol isn't a high priority for gun extremi
Thu, 01/22/2015 - 14:02
Dear [[First_Name]], Something President Obama said on Tuesday really stood out for me. He said: *""I want our actions to tell every child, in every neighborhood: Your life matters, and we are as committed to
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 16:13
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Fri, 01/09/2015 - 14:19
Dear [[First_Name]], As France responds with horror to a mass shooting, there is strong feeling of solidarity and sympathy among crowds of ordinary people with signs that say, "I am Charlie Hebdo." In this spirit of solidarity and sympathy, we invite you to join us for Sunday's Remembrance of L
Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:19
Dear [[First_Name]], Every life taken by gun violence is a terrible loss to a family and community. Will you stand in solidarity with all who have lost loved ones in this way? *Join us Sunday, January 11, at 3 p.m. at Urban Ventures for the fourth annual Remembrance of Life. * [ http://org2
Wed, 12/31/2014 - 14:02
Dear [[First_Name]], The legislative session begins next week, and the gun lobby is ready with its extremist agenda. Here's just a sampling of the outrageous bills they've already pushed here and in other states: *1. **Eliminating our state background check system* altogether. (Because dom
Tue, 12/23/2014 - 14:25
Dear [[First_Name]], We wish you a peaceful 2014 holiday season. Please hold in your thoughts and prayers all families who have lost loved ones. As the year ends, please consider making a donation to Protect Minnesota so we can continue our work in 2015. *Click here to make a tax-deductible
Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:00
Smart guns similar to James Bond's pistol are marching closer to reality as manufacturers expect to continue testing prototypes throughout 2014 and a few politicians push for new technology to make firearms safer. Manufacturers design "smart" guns, also referred to as "personalized" or "owner-authorized" firearms, to prevent intentional and unintentional shootings by children and other unauthorized users. The idea of incorporating technology into guns took hold during... [MSNBC News (USA), via]