Who has Endorsed Feinstein’s Assault Weapons Ban? – See the list

Below is a list of agencies and organizations that have come out in favor of Senator Feinstein’s Assault Weapons Ban

gun_controlEndorsements for the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013

Law Enforcement

  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators
  • International Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Major Cities Chiefs Association
  • Police Executive Research Forum
  • Police Foundation
  • Women in Federal Law Enforcement
  • Chaska (Minn.) Police Chief Scott Knight, former chairman of the Firearms Committee, International Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca
  • Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck
  • San Diego Police Chief Bill Lansdowne

Localities

  • U.S. Conference of Mayors
  • National League of Cities
  • Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
  • Ventura County Board of Supervisors
  • Oakland Unified School District Superintendent Anthony Smith
  • Boston City Council

California mayors

  • Chula Vista Mayor Cheryl Cox
  • Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster
  • Los Angeles Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa
  • Oakland Mayor Jean Quan
  • Petaluma Mayor David Glass
  • Pleasant Hill Mayor Michael Harris
  • Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson
  • San Diego Mayor Bob Filner
  • San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee
  • San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed
  • Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido
  • Santa Cruz Mayor Hilary Bryant
  • Saratoga Mayor Jill Hunter
  • Tiburon Mayor Emmett O’Donnell

California cities

  • Calabasas, Calif.
  • Lemon Grove, Calif.
  • Los Angeles
  • Stockton, Calif.
  • Ventura, Calif.
  • West Hollywood, Calif.

Gun safety

  • Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
  • Coalition to Stop Gun Violence
  • Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence
  • Mayors Against Illegal Guns
  • Violence Policy Center
  • Washington CeaseFire

Education and child welfare

  • 20 Children
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Child Welfare League of America
  • Children’s Defense Fund
  • Every Child Matters
  • Moms Rising
  • National Association of Social Workers
  • National PTA
  • National Education Association
  • San Diego Unified School District

Religious

  • African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • Alliance of Baptists
  • American Baptist Churches of the South
  • American Baptist Home Mission Societies
  • American Friends Service Committee
  • Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America
  • Camp Brotherhood
  • Catholic Charities USA
  • Catholic Health Association
  • Catholic Health Initiatives
  • Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good
  • Catholics United
  • Church of the Brethren
  • Church Women United, Inc.
  • Conference of Major Superiors of Men
  • Disciples Home Missions, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • Dominican Sisters of Peace
  • FaithsAgainstGunViolence.org
  • Franciscan Action Network
  • Friends Committee on National Legislation
  • Health Ministries Association
  • Heeding God’s Call
  • Hindu American Foundation
  • Interfaith Alliance of Idaho
  • Islamic Society of North America
  • Jewish Council for Public Affairs
  • Jewish Reconstructionist Movement
  • Leadership Conference of Women Religious
  • Mennonite Central Committee, Washington Office
  • National Advocacy Center of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd
  • National Council of Churches
  • National Episcopal Health Ministries
  • NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby
  • Pax Christi USA
  • PICO Network Lifelines to Healing
  • Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Office of Public Witness
  • Progressive National Baptist Convention
  • Rabbinical Assembly
  • Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
  • San Francisco Interfaith Council
  • Sikh Council on Religion and Education, USA
  • Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
  • Sojourners
  • Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
  • United Church of Christ
  • United Methodist Church
  • United Methodist Women
  • United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development
  • United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism
  • Washington National Cathedral
  • Women of Reform Judaism

Health care

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Public Health Association
  • Doctors for America
  • National Association of School Nurses

Other

  • Alliance for Business Leadership
  • American Bar Association
  • Black American Political Association of California
  • Grandmothers for Peace International
  • National Parks Conservation Association
  • Sierra Club
  • TASH
  • Washington Office on Latin America

via Senator Dianne Feinstein.

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  1. You might take notice that a lot of the organizations that support disarming US citizens are international associations (foreign influence) along with minorities, public schools, and Mayor’s groups all have something to gain-federal grants by licking the boots of fascism!

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