Washington state House Bill 1840, which makes it illegal for known domestic abusers to own guns, passed the House unanimously with bipartisan support. It has also passed the Senate, and is now awaiting Gov. Jay Inslee’s signature.
It appears that Initiative 594, the Criminal Background Check Initiative, will be coming to the voters later this November. This is a real opportunity to provide safer communities for our families. Please read all information carefully and be prepared to make an informed choice rather than just going with the hyperbole that is being bandied about.