gun control

Kelly asks for funding for gun violence research

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., joined with other members of the House of Representatives on Feb. 22 in calling on Speaker Paul Ryan to allow debate and a vote on legislation to repeal the Dickey Amendment and provide adequate funding for the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention to conduct research about gun violence.
 

Rep. Kelly demands action on gun violence

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., joined House Democrats to demand action to save American lives from gun violence.
 
Kelly represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress.
 

Rep. Kelly says fight for gun laws will continue

U.S Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) released the following statement after Democrats in the House of Representatives early Thursday morning ended their sit-in to demand a vote on commonsense gun legislation:

Rep. Kelly joins fellow Democrats in sit-in in U.S. House

Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) is among a group of Democrats conducting a gun legislation sit-in in the United States House of Representatives today, Wednesday, June 22.

Rep. Kelly, who represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress, has been campaigning for strong gun safety measures and restrictions on gun sales since she was first elected to the House in 2013.

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly calls out Congress for its failure on gun violence legislation

Rep. Robin Kelly  (D-Ill.) spoke on the U.S. House floor on Thursday taking her Congressional colleagues to task for failing to pass common sense gun legislation in the wake of the Oregon mass shooting and the wave of gun violence that has gripped the nation this year.

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