End Gun Violence Michigan – Campaign Launch Day 2023 Press Coverage

On Wednesday, January 18, Bishop Perry gathered with faith leaders and community leaders from across Michigan at the End Gun Violence 2023 Campaign Launch to urge our Michigan Legislature to make gun safety laws a top priority in their first 100 days of this new session.

Events occurred throughout the day, in communities across Michigan, including; Oxford, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Marquette, Detroit, Saginaw, and Grand Rapids.

You can find links to the press coverage below:


WNDU TV: Coalition Demands Action on Gun Violence


WLNS TV: Lansing leaders call on legislature to change gun laws


Detroit News: Oxford shooting survivors demand action on gun legislation in first 100 days


Fox 2 TV: Oxford shooting survivors share their stores at End Gun Violence Michigan Vigil


WMUK Radio: Coalition calls on legislature to act on gun laws in first 100 days


Detroit News: Oxford Senior Dylan Morris outlines common sense gun legislation


MLive: Oxford school shooting survivors call on legislators to pass common sense gun laws


Fox 17 TV: Kalamazoo coalition calls on lawmakers to act on gun laws


WILX TV: Lansing sees new push for gun reform laws


FOX TV 6: North Michigan Episcopal Diocese holds prayer service to end gun violence


WZZM TV: Coalition calls on new state legislature to pass anti-gun violence laws


MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette: Assault rifle shooting victims increase, Kalamazoo leaders plead for reform


Episcopal News Service: Michigan Bishops step up calls for gun reform


WXYZ TV: Community leaders and gun violence survivors come together to call for state action


WILX TV: Survivors and Community Leaders Work to Reduce Gun Violence


WSJM: Group pushing for gun reform in Michigan


WNEM TV: Saginaw Activists Come Together to End Gun Violence


WOOD TV: Renewed calls for gun control with new legislative session


Fox 17: WATCH: Group calls for gun reform


Up North Live: Coalition Aims to Bring Attention to Gun Violence


Oakland Press: Anti Gun Violence Groups to Hold Events Throughout State


Marquette Mining Journal: Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Gun Violence Set


WWMT TV: Group aims to prevent gun violence with push for common sense reform


Fox 47 TV: Advocates call on lawmakers to enact common sense gun reform


MLive/Saginaw News: Saginaw church hosts interfaith prayer vigil to end gun violence epidemic


Oakland Press: Oxford Student: “I am tired of thoughts and prayers that are not backed by action.”


Mining Journal: Interfaith prayer service held to honor victims of gun violence


WKAR Radio: Statewide group rallies for new gun laws under Democratic-run legislature