Earlier this spring, I received the @MomsDemand 2019 Gun Sense Candidate Distinction. I believe that we can and must do better when it comes to gun safety. This includes simple measures like passing universal background checks and red flag laws. pic.twitter.com/L24W5VXGaB— Dr. Mark Downey For Virginia (@DowneyForVA) September 12, 2019
Bynum-Coleman knows that fear all too well. Three years ago she got a call no mother wants to receive — her daughter had been shot. A bullet went through her shoulder and grazed her chin, but Bynum-Coleman's daughter survived.
“I’ve knocked on so many doors and I talk to people who are very Republican and I also speak to Democrats. I talk to everybody who I can reach, and no matter who I’m talking to, the majority of people say we want universal background checks,” she said. “Not to take away our guns, but let’s make sure the people who have them should have them.”Read More
I support banning high capacity magazines. I also support the 2nd Amendment, hunting, and people’s ability to protect themselves and their family. High cap mags endanger all of us, including police & 1st responders. Gun safety doesn’t mean anti-2nd Amendment. #BlueLivesMatter https://t.co/iuvSO9X9mI— Beverly Harrison for Delegate (@Bev4District15) August 23, 2019