April 9, 2021

California   Colorado   Connecticut   Florida   Georgia   Indiana   Iowa   Kentucky   Maryland   Mississippi   Missouri   Montana   New Hampshire   New Mexico   North Dakota   Ohio   Oklahoma   Oregon   Pennsylvania   Rhode Island   Tennessee   Texas   Utah   Virginia   Washington   West Virginia   Wisconsin   Wyoming   FEATURED: FIREARMS & VOTING RIGHTS There is currently intense pressure behind preemption efforts as many state …

January 4, 2021

VIDEO: Webinar, November 18, 2020 Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund & Oregon Community Rights Network Lindsey Schromen Wawrin (Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund) Mark Pertschuk (Grassroots Change & the Preemption Watch project) Tim Gibbons (Missouri Rural Crisis Center)  

September 6, 2020

In the 1970s and 80s, the gun lobby faced the threat of an effective national movement to prevent gun violence. To stop that grassroots movement, the NRA borrowed a page from the tobacco industry’s playbook and promoted state preemption of local gun laws. They succeeded in 43 states, but in the handful of states that …