HealthAffairs: Seizing A Critical Opportunity To Reduce Gun Violence: The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act
The Center for Gun Violence Solutions outlines five provisions that the organization supports as evidence-based, effective strategies in addressing gun violence. These include: Federal Dollars To Implement Extreme Risk Protection Orders, Closing The Dating Partner Loophole, Funding For Community Violence Intervention Programming, Enhanced Background Checks, Expanded Definition Of A Federally Licensed Firearm Dealer, Harsher Penalties For Gun Trafficking, Support For School Security, and Funding For Mental Health Treatment. The article goes on to explain how and why these provisions are prominent, and how gun violence is intersected with inequity. For the full article, click here. For more information on gun violence, click here.