Update from Edmonds Chapter of the Alliance for Gun Responsibility
Last updated 10/24/2019 at 12:22pm
Three of every four gun deaths in our state are suicides. 512 people took their lives with a gun in recent reporting by the State Department of Health from 2016.
Working to ease that tragedy is one of the goals of the Edmonds chapter of the Alliance for Gun Responsibility, which met last recently to begin work on new proposals to help make our communities safer.
The Edmonds chapter worked to help voters pass Initiative 1639 last November to strengthen gun safety.
Then, the Legislature passed an unprecedented 10 safety bills, among them were laws that raise to 21 the legal age to buy sem...