Newtown Families Lobby Lawmakers

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The family members of Newtown victims Daniel Barden, Ana Marquez-Greene, Ben Wheeler, Allison Wyatt, Mary Sherlach, Avielle Richman, Jesse Lewis, Dylan Hockley, Madeleine Hsu, Lauren Rousseau, and Emilie Parker wrote a letter to lawmakers, urging them to remember lost loved ones as they reach a deal on gun proposals. The message was signed by some who have not yet lobbied publicly for gun control.

They wrote to oppose the grandfathering in of large capacity magazines. \”We feel strongly…that the current proposed action on large capacity magazines is inadequate and must be strengthened.\”

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