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New York Officials Launch National Network to Combat Gun Violence

The National Network to Combat Gun Violence seeks to open dialogue about how to reduce gun-related crimes across the U.S.

Following a string of shootings this weekend, New York City Councilmember Jumaane Williams and other local officials announced a new initiative to combat gun violence in New York and across the country.

Mayor Bloomberg and 34 Victims of Gun Violence Call For Stricter Gun Control

Family members of gun violence victims joined Mayor Bloomberg at City Hall Monday calling for stricter background checks for gun buyers.

The Mayor said Washington needs to take a bolder stand on gun control, and stronger, “common sense” enforcement of laws already on the books.