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Denise and Gerard Bassi were on their way to Christmas dinner when they were hit by a drunk driver.
Washington, DC—Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) today announced its “2013 Legislative Champions” within state legislatures for their contribution to eliminate drunk driving. The introduction of legislation by these lawmakers to advance MADD’s mission and expand the use of ignition interlocks for all convicted drunk drivers has been key in saving lives on the nation’s roads.
Washington, DC – Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) learned today that drunk driving fatalities increased by 4.6 percent to 10,322, according to the 2012 traffic fatality data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). NHTSA also announced that overall traffic fatalities increased by 3 percent to 33,561. At a time when the traffic safety community has joined efforts to keep the public safe on our roads, MADD is saddened to learn of this increase after six years of continuing declines.