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Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Joins Gun Safety Advocates, Family Members of Gun Violence Victims to Call for Investment in State Office of Gun Violence Prevention

Gov. Josh Shapiro’s proposed 2024-25 budget will invest $100 million to address and prevent gun violence in Pennsylvania communities HARRISBURG – Lt. Gov. Austin Davis joined gun safety advocates and family members of gun violence victims at a Capitol news conference today to call for an investment in the state Office of Gun Violence Prevention, […]

ICYMI: Shapiro-Davis Budget Investments to Address Gun Violence Earn Praise

Everytown/Moms Demand Action: “A Victory for the Gun Violence Prevention Movement;” Promise Neighborhoods of Lehigh Valley: “Each Dollar Is a Down Payment on the Lives and Well-Being of Pennsylvanians” HARRISBURG – Grassroots advocates, survivors and family members impacted by gun violence, and community-based organizations across the Commonwealth are praising investments in Governor Josh Shapiro’s budget plan […]

ICYMI: Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Highlights Initiatives That Are Working to Address Gun Violence and Make Communities Safer

HARRISBURG – Through a statewide “Safer Communities” tour, Lt. Gov. Austin Davis has been highlighting local initiatives funded by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) that are helping to address gun violence and make Pennsylvania communities safer. Over the past week the Safer Communities tour visited Pittsburgh, York, Philadelphia, Allentown, Wilkes-Barre and Erie. […]

Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Visits Philadelphia as Part of Statewide Safer Communities Tour

PHILADELPHIA – Lt. Gov. Austin Davis continued his statewide “Safer Communities” tour today with a stop at a northwest Philadelphia recreation center to promote mental health services being provided in neighborhoods affected by gun violence and a visit to a southwest Philadelphia nonprofit that provides programming for Black youth and teens. The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime […]