Gun Violence Prevention

Congresswoman Chrissy Houlahan holds town hall in Reading, addresses immigration, guns and infrastructure

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U.S. Rep Chrissy Houlahan speaks at town hall meeting that drew about 80 people to the Goggleworks Center for the Arts in Reading on Sunday afternoon. It lasted an hour, addressing infrastructure, education, immigration, and climate change. Originally published in the Reading Eagle Written by Dan Kelly READING, PA — There are a lot of frustrating things involved in the daily life of a freshman le... Read more »

Representative Houlahan Urges Senate To Pass Commonsense Gun Reform Legislation Immediately

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA), along with 213 Members, sent a letter urging Senator McConnell to immediately call back the Senate and hold a vote on bipartisan gun violence prevention legislation. The House has already passed both H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act, and H.R. 1112, the Enhanced Background Checks Act in February. Senator McConnell has blocked b... Read more »

Daily Local News - Houlahan urges Senate to act on gun violence prevention during rally

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Originally published in Daily Local News By MediaNews Group WEST CHESTER — U.S. Rep. Chrissy Houlahan, D-6, on Sunday joined Michelle Roberson to welcome the cyclists of Team 26, a group riding from Newtown, Conn., to Pittsburgh, to honor the lives lost at Sandy Hook, at the Tree of Life Synagogue, and around the country to senseless gun violence. The cyclists stopped at St. Paul’s Baptist Church ... Read more »

Daily Local News - Rep. Houlahan discusses gun violence at round table discussion

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Originally published in Daily Local News Michael P. Rellahan The subject of gun violence, and its prevention, was the topic of a round table discussion hosted by U.S. Rep. Chrissy Houlahan, D-6th, of Easttown at her new district offices in the borough Monday. Present at the discussion were a number of family members of those killed by guns, and one victim of a gun attack. This meeting came on the ... Read more »

Rep. Houlahan Holds Gun Violence Prevention Roundtable in West Chester

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WEST CHESTER, PA – Today, Representative Houlahan hosted a gun violence prevention roundtable in her West Chester District Office. This meeting comes on the heels of her co-sponsoring and voting for H.R. 8 and H.R. 1112. Both bills have passed the House. The Bipartisan Background Checks Act (H.R.8) would require background checks on all firearms sales. The Enhanced Background Checks Act (H.R.1112)... Read more »