Over 100 People Gather In Ashland To Demand Gun Reform

People gathered in downtown Ashland to remember those lost in the mass shooting and demand change from local politicians.

Posted: Mon Feb 19 19:12:14 PST 2018
Updated: Mon Feb 19 19:12:14 PST 2018

Speech to Text for Over 100 People Gather In Ashland To Demand Gun Reform

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iana sheriff says, "the people here behind me say they're not only here to pay respects to those 17 victims that lost their lives last week, they're also demanding change." nats it cannot continue, it must not continue over 100 people lined the streets of downtown ashland their signs show their frustration they say they're not against the right to bear arms but against the type of weapons commonly used in mass shootings janie burcart says, "we want to ban ar-15s, we want to take other common sense measures, background checks... it's simple, australia did it, new england did it, we are the only developed country that goes around killing our own children." rally goers are calling on local politicians to take action jeff golden says, "there are two big pieces to this, one has to do with inadequate mental health and the unbelievable availability of guns and we can't solve this focusing on one or the other." congressman walden says he recently supported legislation that would require bi-annual reviews to prevent firearms from going into the wrong hands. in ashland eliana sheriff newswatch 12 [d7]paramedics and shootings-intro more paramedics across the country are
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