Lorena Garcia (CO-Sen) Issue Statement

One of our nation’s greatest threats to our public health is gun violence leading to the most common cause of death for young men. 22,000 lives are taken by guns every year. We must take swift action to curb gun violence by implementing data-driven gun safety regulations.

Repeal the Dickey Amendment and encourage and fund gun violence research and solution implementation

Require licensure and education on handling guns

Address root causes including bullying, mental health, and poverty

Universal background checks for EVERY gun sale

Federal buy back program for all military grade guns
— https://lorenaforsenate.com/issues/