A dad from Sandy Hook is participating in a March on Washington For Gun Control tomorrow. Dave Ackert is organizing Greater Newtown area residents to take part in the event co-sponsored by One Million Moms for Gun Control. He says that group has invited the Newtown community to lead the march.
Ackert says Newtown has an obligation to lead as the world watches Connecticut. He adds that Newtown has to lead the effort to make positive changes.
Ackert has arranged for a bus to travel from the Trumbull/Monroe commuter lot down to DC at 4am Saturday morning. Interested people can chip in $70-dollars and reserve a spot by contacting vie email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
More information about the march is located on two websites. One is the official site of the march. The other is by CT Moms, who are also organizing a March For Change at the state capital on February 14th.