Front Page news: NRA Targets Assemblymember Simon for Defeat!
January 7, 2016
On Tuesday, January 5, the Daily News ran this front page
story about Assemblymember Simon's proposed common sense ammunition regulation
bill. Both she and co-sponsor Senator Roxanne Persaud have been subjected
to a barrage of vicious, threatening and demeaning communications on and off
social media. The NRA's Tweeted image of bullets next to their faces is
disturbing and unacceptable.
America has a gun violence problem. Assemblymember Simon will not be bullied and sit idly by as guns kill our family, friends and neighbors. The NRA's outrageous attacks on Assemblymember Simon and Senator Persaud have been covered by CBA, and CNN to and other media outlets: