Congressman Lowenthal To Hold Community Forum In Long Beach On Gun Violence Prevention

June 28, 2016
Press Release

In the wake of the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, Congressman Alan Lowenthal will hold a community forum on gun violence on Wednesday, June 29, at Long Beach City Hall in the City Council Chambers from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Congressman, who recently participated in the 26 hour sit-in on the floor of the House of Representatives calling for a vote on common-sense gun legislation, is encouraging the public to attend the event, hear the Congressman's views on the epidemic of gun violence in the U.S., and offer their own thoughts on the issue.

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia is also expected to attend, as are representatives from the gun safety and legislation advocacy groups Brady Campaign and Moms Demand Action.

Parking for the event is available at the City Hall parking structure off of Broadway between Chestnut Ave. and Cedar Ave.

For more information on the event, the public can contact the Congressman's District Office in Long Beach at 562-436-3828.

To see a full-sized printable flyer for the event (pictured below), click here.
 

WHO: Congressman Alan Lowenthal, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, representatives from the Brady Campaign and Moms Demand Action

WHAT: Community forum on gun violence prevention
WHERE: Long Beach City Hall in the City Council Chambers, 333 W. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach
WHEN: Wednesday, June 29, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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