Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety Commends Governor Kate Brown’s Agenda to Stop Gun Violence

Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety President Jenn Lynch released the following statement today in response to Governor Kate Brown’s Oregon agenda to reduce gun violence:

"Gun violence is a daily tragedy here in Oregon, taking lives and causing irreparable harm to the community. Today’s announcement by Governor Brown is an important milestone in reducing gun violence, underscoring the shared commitment by our political leaders to not let this state sit passively by while our residents die in senseless violence."

Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety President Jenn Lynch released the following statement today in response to Governor Kate Brown’s Oregon agenda to reduce gun violence:

"Gun violence is a daily tragedy here in Oregon, taking lives and causing irreparable harm to the community. Today’s announcement by Governor Brown is an important milestone in reducing gun violence, underscoring the shared commitment by our political leaders to not let this state sit passively by while our residents die in senseless violence. 

"The steps proposed will have a significant impact in reducing gun deaths, building on the important work we’ve done to strengthen our background checks system and keep guns out of the hands of dangerous individuals. The Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety looks forward to working with Governor Brown, our legislative and congressional champions, and people from across the state to adopt these proposals and make our communities safer."

Contact: Jake Weigler
jake@oralliance.org , 503-432-6580