Defending against harmful legislation backed by the gun lobby
Giffords ran an extensive campaign in 2014 in Georgia to defeat dangerous provisions from a guns everywhere bill, HB 60. The most extreme provisions, that would have allowed guns in churches and on college campuses, were removed.
The Giffords Law Center provides extensive, in-depth summaries of federal, state, and local firearm laws and policies. As the most comprehensive resource for information on United States gun laws, our experts at the Law Center research, write, defend, and enact the laws, policies, and programs proven to reduce gun violence and save lives.