FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 2, 2013
Firearms Policy Coalition to Deliver 65,000 Letters
Asking Gov. Brown to Veto 14 Gun Control Bills
SACRAMENTO, CA — With less than 2 weeks remaining for Governor Jerry Brown to act on 14 new gun control bills, including Sen. Darrell Steinberg’s SB 374 ban on semi-automatic rifles, the Firearms Policy Coalition will deliver to the Governor’s Office the letters of 65,000 individuals urging Governor Brown to veto the measures.
The 13 full boxes of letters will be hand-delivered by Firearms Policy Coalition Managing Director Brandon Combs, who will be joined by Craig DeLuz of the California Association of Federal Firearms Licensees, at 9 a.m. on Thursday, October 3, 2013.
Both Combs and DeLuz will be available at the Capitol to answer questions by the media prior to delivery of the letters.
WHO: Brandon Combs, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC), and Craig DeLuz, California Association of Federal Firearms Licensees (CAL-FFL)
WHAT: Delivery of 65,000 Letters Urging Veto of Gun Control to Governor Jerry Brown
WHEN: 9 a.m. October 3, 2013
WHERE: California State Capitol Building (North Steps)
** Media availability immediately preceding letter delivery **