Sign this petition

Take action against gun violence and schedule votes on the following measures by signing this petition

  • Expand background checks on gun sales and strengthen the background check system.
  • Give the Department of Justice an avenue to block the sale of guns to suspected terrorists, with a robust due process and appeals system in place.
  • Close the Charleston loophole that allowed the Charleston shooter to purchase his weapons because his background check hadn't been completed within three days. He then used the weapons to kill nine people in their place of worship.
  • Ban military-style assault weapons and high-capacity magazines.