Mark Kelly is a gun-owner who has served in active combat. He understands the importance of committing to traditions, yet believes there is a way to ensure universal safety and prevent gun violence
. Together with his wife, Gabby Giffords, a victim herself of near-fatal gun violence, he has founded "Giffords
," a leading gun-safety organization, which has helped pass more than 290 new gun safety laws
in 45 states and Washington DC. Kelly is a firm advocate for stronger gun safety laws, including increased education and working to pass universal background checks, to help save lives.