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NACCHO Statement on Gun Violence in Texas and Ohio

By Lori Tremmel Freeman, NACCCHO CEO

“Gun violence is a profound public health crisis in America. The horrific loss of life and injury in Texas and Ohio once again fill us with sadness, anger, and frustration at yet another senseless act of violence.  These tragedies have reached epidemic proportions and as with other epidemics, we must act to protect our communities’ public safety and well-being. Continue reading