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Shannon Watts @shannonrwatts
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My God. Gun violence is the second leading cause of death for U.S. children; 35% of child/teen gun deaths are suicides—900+ per year. In 80% of cases, the gun belonged to a parent or relative. Yet she’s telling parents it’s not about responsible storage.
The @NRA tried (and failed) to prevent doctors from talking to patients about gun safety.

They oppose mandatory training and responsible storage guidelines for gun owners.

They tried (and failed) to lower the federal age to buy a handgun to 18.

They don’t care if our kids die.
This is a uniquely American problem, thanks to the @NRA. Compared to other high-income countries, American children are 14 times more likely to be killed by guns. In part because 4 million American children live in homes with unsecured guns. Get the facts: besmartforkids.org
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