We looked inside some of the tweets by @MomsDemand and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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Requiring background checks on all gun sales is essential to reducing gun violence – not just those sold in brick and mortar stores, but those sold online or at gun shows. Tell your member of Congress to #UpdateBackgroundChecks: Text CHECKS to 644-33 and we'll connect you.
TRAGIC: Skylar Williams, 20, was abducted by her ex-boyfriend from an Ohio State University campus; he later shot and killed her. Skylar had complained to police about sexual assault, stalking, harassment and domestic violence by the man. https://buff.ly/2NeZfS5
When a gun is present in an incident of domestic violence, the woman is five times more likely to be killed.
TRAGIC: Skylar Williams, 20, was abducted by her ex-boyfriend from an Ohio State University campus; he later shot and killed her. Skylar had complained to police about sexual assault, stalking, harassment and domestic violence by the man.
Shoutout to our Missouri volunteers who converged on their statehouse yesterday to advocate for common-sense gun laws, including one that will protect domestic violence survivors. 👏
I’m a gun owner and I support #HR8. @MomsDemand mothers will keep showing up, calling, and knocking on doors until our babies are safe. Join me and text CHECKS to 644-33 to call your representatives to ask them to support #HR8 #EndGunViolence @Everytown #BackgroundChecks
1. Watch our policy expert Rob explain why we need to #UpdateBackgroundChecks 2. Call your rep and tell them to vote YES on #HR8: Text CHECKS to 644-33 and we'll connect you 3. Put a reminder in your phone to call your rep every day this week 💪
Gun violence survivor, Moms Demand Action GA Volunteer @ForeverJaJuan_J fuels her pain into action to prevent gun violence. Her voice makes a difference and inspires others @MomsDemand @Everytown. With gratitude Julvonnia.
"The voices of mothers are rising everywhere...I urge you to speak to them...Hear their pleas and do what you were elected to do: lead. Or, quite frankly, get out of the way." @senatorjen in the GA Senate this morning, on this @MomsDemand Day of Action. #gapol #NotOneMore
"Every day, 100 Americans are killed with guns and hundreds more are shot and injured. Let’s hope our elected leaders focus on the national crisis taking place far from our southern border, gun violence." ~ John Owens, gun violence survivor & NC volunteer
“The Senate Finance Committee is launching a bipartisan investigation into how a conservative think tank aided Maria Butina, the admitted Russian agent who sought political influence through her ties with the National Rifle Association.”
Today, I was joined by Linda Beigel Schulman & reps from @MomsDemand & @NYAGV1 in support of H.R. 8, which will require universal background checks on all gun purchases. Today's group paid tribute to the Parkland victims & is urging for swift passage of H.R. 8 in the House.