News and Events
Please join Protect Minnesota later this month in Duluth for an important conversation. As we’re gearing up for the 2023 elections and the 2024 legislative session, it’s more important than ever that the gun violence prevention community has the chance to connect with each other, share our priorities, and voice our hopes for the coming months and years.
You’re invited to join the conversation on setting the legislative agenda for gun violence prevention when the 2024 legislative session begins in January.
Please join Protect Minnesota, our partners at Central Presbyterian, and anti-violence groups from around the state this weekend for Lament and Hope, a gathering to face gun violence in our communities.
We are thrilled to announce the passage in Minnesota of Extreme Risk Protection Orders, Universal Background Checks, and a 71 million dollar investment in community violence intervention. These vital gun violence prevention measures all passed in the public safety omnibus bill during the 2023 Minnesota legislative session.
John Lott is the most influential pro-gun researcher in the country. But his methods and findings have been repeatedly debunked.