Mayors Against Illegal Guns

Bloomberg Wants to Strip Young Minorities of Gun Rights

Says they're responsible for 95 percent of murders

Michael BloombergWhile speaking at an overwhelmingly wealthy, white audience at the Aspen Institute, former New York City mayor and leading gun control advocate Michael Bloomberg expressed his desire to see young minorities stripped of their gun rights. The Mayors Against Illegal Guns and Everytown USA funder reportedly believes male minorities between the ages of 15 and 25 are responsible for most murders. That's why, he argued, cities need to take guns away from that group.

Mayors Against Illegal Guns Mayor Charged with Bribery

Latest member of Bloomberg-backed group to have legal troubles

Monticello, New York, Democratic Mayor Gordon Jenkins—a member of Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns—was arrested Thursday on bribery charges, the latest in a long string of legal and ethical foibles by Jenkins.

Judicial Watch Sues Michael Bloomberg for Gun Records

Suit seeks communications between Office of the Mayor, head of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, and Joe Biden

The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit last week against New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office seeking communications between the office and Bloomberg’s gun control group, Mayors Against Illegal Guns.