×
You seem to have had an issue loading this page or you have javascript disabled, which may cause problems while using Change.org. To avoid any further inconvenience, please enable javascript in your browser and refresh this page.
President Obama, House and Senate Leaders: Stop the senseless deaths...Initiate SERIOUS gun Control
  • Petitioned President Obama, House and Senate Leaders

This petition was delivered to:

President Obama, House and Senate Leaders
California Governor
President of the United States
California State Senate
California State House
U.S. Senate
U.S. House of Representatives

President Obama, House and Senate Leaders: Stop the senseless deaths...Initiate SERIOUS gun Control

    1. Petition by

      Chris J.

      Napa, CA

I sit here shocked and dismayed by the senseless deaths caused by guns in our society. As the parent of a 5 year old who I dropped at Kindergarten this morning I can not imagine the horror, pain and sorrow the parents, family, friends and community of the Sandy Hook Elementary School are experiencing right now. 3000 miles away I am horrified and must speak out. We have seen gun massacre after gun massacre with no movement, no leadership, no change in Washington to initiate change. It must come NOW and it must come from all leaders in our government, starting with you Mr. President. As parents of two lovely children yourself, how can we stand by and allow our society to continue down this path towards senseless death, horror and the irresponsibility of an industry more interested in making money than protecting our nations populace?

I/we urge you to act Mr. President. NOW!

Respectfully,

Chris J.
A voice for elimination of our tolerance of weapons and violence in our nation

Recent signatures

    News

    1. Decision-maker Joan Millman responds:

      Joan Millman

      I am writing in response to your correspondence concerning gun control.

      You will be pleased to learn that the Senate and Assembly passed sweeping gun control legislation that was signed into law by Governor Cuomo on Tuesday, Jan...


    2. Reached 2,500 signatures
    3. Decision-maker Jeanne Kohl-Welles responds:

      Jeanne Kohl-Welles

      I appreciate change.com for organizing this petition and my constituents who have signed it. I am working on enacting significant firearms restrictions for Washingtn State.


    4. Reached 2,000 signatures

    Supporters

    Reasons for signing

    • Sheila Jarkins FARMINGTON, NY
      • over 1 year ago

      I am sickened by the violence and gun culture in America. To those who use the Second Amendment to sanctify the ownership of ANY gun they want remember a musket is very different than a rapid fire assault weapon. Our forefathers would never have sanctioned those.

      REPORT THIS COMMENT:
    • carolyn silvers LANDER, WY
      • over 1 year ago

      enough is enough

      REPORT THIS COMMENT:
    • David Cox OXON HILL, MD
      • over 1 year ago

      Because something has to be done.

      REPORT THIS COMMENT:
    • Debra Mandelka THE VILLAGES, FL
      • over 1 year ago

      Please stop the senseless deaths. Ban assault weapons NOW!

      REPORT THIS COMMENT:
    • Anne White SANTA CLARITA, CA
      • over 1 year ago

      In this crisis we will see what our legislators are made of. We have faith in you.

      REPORT THIS COMMENT:

    Develop your own tools to win.

    Use the Change.org API to develop your own organizing tools. Find out how to get started.