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Women for Gun Rights Celebrates State Directors’ Graduation from 2024 Ambassador Academy

Women for Gun Rights proudly announces the graduation of five State Directors and five state delegates from the 2024 Ambassador Academy, held at the premier training center Where Our Families Train (WOFT). These Directors included Kimberly Southwell (CA), Tina Morris (ID), Patricia Harrold (NE), Candy Petticord (OH), and Realle Cunningham (UT). The delegates in attendance… Read More »Women for Gun Rights Celebrates State Directors’ Graduation from 2024 Ambassador Academy

Don’t Just Tell Them – Show Them

Making an Impact at the State Level By Susan Myers, Missouri State Director; January 19, 2024 If you’re eager to champion the Second Amendment and make a meaningful impact in your state but are uncertain where to begin, welcome to the club!  I dove into Missouri’s legislative process after learning about Women for Gun Rights… Read More »Don’t Just Tell Them – Show Them

The New Year is Here!

Women for Gun Rights is excited to head full force into 2024 rebranded from our former name, the DC Project. Rest assured, our mission hasn’t changed.

Annual Capitol Hill Fly-In Success

Our annual fly-in was a great success despite the turmoil of the world and the Speaker race.  Women for Gun Rights, formerly known as the DC Project, made strides to influence the community and lawmakers in many forms; from hosting a rally and utilizing a mobile billboard to meetings with legislators and a press conference with Members of Congress. Our newly… Read More »Annual Capitol Hill Fly-In Success

Exploiting Pain for Politics

Have you ever witnessed something you knew was so wrong on so many levels, and been unable to speak out?

That’s exactly what I experienced last week as I sat through a congressional hearing that was pitched as a bi-partisan attempt to address gun violence. This hearing was run by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston, who is the chair of the House Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

The DC Project Message Resonates on Capitol Hill

The DC Project, Women for Gun Rights, returned to Washington, DC, September 13-16, 2022, to deliver its core message to Congress. The group’s fifty-one delegates representing forty-eight states met with legislators from both sides of the aisle, advocating gun rights are human rights. Their effort concluded with a rally on the steps of the United States Supreme Court.

What does Candy have up her sleeve now??

You’re gonna love it!  As you may know, Candy Yow, who is an avid hunter, conservationist and outdoor media writer, is also the Oregon State Director for DC Project, Women for Gun Rights, a nationwide organization of women committed to safeguarding the Second Amendment. Annually, the group heads to Washington, DC to meet with their… Read More »What does Candy have up her sleeve now??

DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes Testifies Before House Committee

On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. ET, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, held a hearing to examine the gun violence in the United States.  The hearing examined legislation that would ban “assault weapons” and bolster background checks on gun purchases. DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes gave written… Read More »DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes Testifies Before House Committee

Protect Like A Mother

Our job as mothers is to protect our children and empower them. Thoughts and prayers are not enough; education, not legislation, is the key to safer communities. Watch and Share our video: The demands for gun control are hollow because restricting guns sounds easier than influencing human behavior, just like it is easier to take… Read More »Protect Like A Mother

DC Project Director Testifies Before U.S. Senate

May 18, 2022: Holly Sullivan, DC Project Advisory Board Member and Legislative Director, testifies to protect our Second Amendment rights. She educates legislators and spreads awareness regarding the unintended consequences of the Jackson-Elias Domestic Survivor Protection Act. This is her opening testimony during the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary Hearing: Stop Gun Violence.… Read More »DC Project Director Testifies Before U.S. Senate

For 30 Hours

By: Lauren Hartnett, NY State Director, The DC Project Working as a paramedic in New York City, I have seen my share of violence and attacks on the people in my city. We have trained for countless hours and have always been told “it’s not if, it’s when.” As a first responder, along with other… Read More »For 30 Hours

The Best first-responder is YOU.

Gun control won’t save your life when criminals strike. Gun control emboldens criminals and leave victims defenseless. 2 MILLION lives are saved each year thanks to firearms. You are your own first responder. Get involved with The DC Project TODAY & be empowered knowing you can protect what you love. The fight for our Second… Read More »The Best first-responder is YOU.

Help the DC Project Help You!

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better…. The women of The DC Project are again partnering with Gunbroker.com in a fundraising event for the ongoing battle to preserve our 2A rights. This week we are offering a P320 XFive Legion from Sig Sauer! What is The DC Project? We are a nationwide organization… Read More »Help the DC Project Help You!

I am an accidental activist.

Several years ago I stepped up to defend the second amendment because if I don’t do it, who will? That’s not to say I didn’t tell my self 100 times “what are you thinking? why you? What if I don’t know the answer? What If someone knows more? Shouldn’t someone else be doing this?” Someone better? Those words, those questions are constantly in the back of my mind.

DC Project Women Testify Before U.S. Senate & House Opposing Gun Control

Washington, D.C. – (May 24, 2021) – Three women representing the DC Project have recently testified before U.S. Senate and House Judiciary subcommittees opposing proposed anti-gun legislation.  According to DC Project Founder, Dianna Muller, “We encourage our elected policymakers on the Hill to learn why the Second Amendment is crucial to the prevention of violence. This is how we foster bi-partisan… Read More »DC Project Women Testify Before U.S. Senate & House Opposing Gun Control