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VIDEO: Thousands ‘March for Change’ to Connecticut’s Gun Laws

As thousands rallied in at the state Capitol in Hartford for tougher gun laws, Patch was on hand to find out what brought people to the March for Change on Thursday.

On the two-month anniversary of the tragic shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown that claimed the lives of 26 people, hundreds gathered on the steps of the state Capitol in Hartford Thursday to advocate for changes to Connecticut’s gun laws.

The event, known as the March for Change, was organized by CT Against Gun Violence and included remarks by politicians, musicians, faith leaders and gun violence survivors and family members of others whose lives were cut short by gun violence, including several from the Sandy Hook shootings.

People came from all over Connecticut to be heard and express their views on the controversial subject of gun control, but Patch wanted to know the answer to one simple question:

What brought you here today?

EddieGin February 15, 2013 at 04:17 PM
Article should read: "Headlines" Thousands of Lib/tards march for WHAT???? CHANGE of WHAT lib/tards. Do you really think Criminals think of F'ing Laws Lib/tards. How about Rapists Morons, there are Tens of thousands committed each year on Woman and children RIGHT. That's against the F'ing Law TOO RIGHT. Now you want to disarm your FEMALES OK. PUKE
PSC February 15, 2013 at 09:25 PM
EddieGin, poster child for gun control.
EddieGin February 16, 2013 at 02:12 PM
Memo to PSC: Por Favor, change your name to "Neville Chamberlain" You're the useful "Idiot" Lenin talked about. You keep the DumbRats in Power who are destroying your country right in front of your eyes, and all you care about is to keep giving up your rights, so "WHO" can protect you Nazi Pelosi, You're an F'ing JOKE.

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