13 Feb , 2019

CPRC testifies before Pittsburgh City Council on gun-control: Universal Background Checks, Red Flag Laws, etc…

Dr. Lott testified before the Pittsburgh City Council about a range of gun control laws that they are considering and offers a compromise in the debate on how to fix the Background Check System if they truly want Universal Background Checks. A compromise that seems to be ignored. Notice the behavior of Councilman Bruce Kraus at the end of the video.…

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10 Feb , 2019

Testimony in Pittsburgh on City Council Gun Control Ordinance

Dr. John Lott has been invited to testify about the City of Pittsburgh’s proposed gun control ordinance on Tuesday, February 12th before the Pittsburgh City Council. The testimony is scheduled for 1:30 PM.

13 Aug , 2018

Copy of Dr. John Lott’s Testimony before the Arkansas Legislature Joint Performance Review Committee on School Safety

This video contains the audio of Dr. John Lott’s recent testimony before the Arkansas legislature on school safety. The video also contains the PowerPoint that was presented to the legislature.

14 Jul , 2018

Testimony before the Arkansas Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee

On Monday, July 9th, Dr. John Lott was the lead witness before the Arkansas Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee. A copy of Lott’s PowerPoint is available here.

From CBS Channel 11 in Little Rock.

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7 Jul , 2018

Testimony on Monday to Arkansas Legislature, talks in Little Rock and Memphis will also be given on Monday and Tuesday

Dr. John Lott will be testifying on Monday to the Arkansas state Legislature Joint Performance Review Committee.  The hearing will focus on the preliminary report released this past Tuesday by the Governor’s School Safety Commission. The meeting will be held in Monday, July 9th at 1:00 p.m. in Room A, 5th Floor, MAC Building.…

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16 Jan , 2018

Testimony before Virginia State Senate on Universal Background Checks

On Monday, Dr. John Lott testified before the Virginia state Senate Courts of Justice Committee.  He had been invited to testify by one of the committee members, state Senator Mark Peake.  Dr. Lott was the first and primary witness to testify against SB 5, a bill pushing “universal” background checks, checks on the private transfers of guns.  …

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13 Sep , 2017

CPRC testifies to the President’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity

Dr. John Lott discussed how the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) could be used to check the eligibility of voters.  Lott also discussed his research on vote fraud.  His testimony starts at 33:00 minutes into the video.

(Tuesday, September 12th, 2017)

 

8 Sep , 2017

Dr. Lott to Testify Before Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity Next Tuesday

Dr. John Lott will be testifying before the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity this coming Tuesday at St. Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire (September 12).  He will be on the first panel and will discuss some of his past research on the subject.

A copy of his PowerPoint presentation is available here.…

23 May , 2017

Testifying before the Pennsylvania House State Government Committee on Gun-free zones

Pennsylvania House State Government Committee – at the invitation of the committee’s chair, Representative Daryl Metcalfe, Dr. John Lott discussed the issue of gun free zones in schools before a well-attended hearing by state representatives.  Because of comments during the hearing by Democrat Representative Mary Jo Daley, Dr. Lott offered to debate whoever she was able to convince to participate.…

9 Mar , 2017

CPRC Testimony before the Minnesota state House Committee on Public Safety on Stand Your Ground bill


Dr. John Lott testified to the Minnesota state House Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy on Stand Your Ground bill. See also his discussion on the op-ed page in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune available here.