SAN MATEO, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo) will speak at rally against gun violence in Palo Alto from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. The rally will draw attention to a gun buy back held the same day by the Police Departments of East Palo Alto, Menlo Park and Palo Alto and the non-profit organization Protect Our Children from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in the parking lot of East Palo Alto City Hall.

The rally and gun buy back combination is designed to get a large numbers of firearms out of circulation and respond to the continuing gang violence in the three communities.

Who:       
Congresswoman Jackie Speier
Vic Spicer, Member Silicon Valley Community Against Gun Violence
Ruben Abrica, Mayor of East Palo Alto
James Cook or Roger Lee, Protect Our Children Initiative
Mindy Finkelstein, Brady Campaign

What:        
Rally Against Gun Violence
   
Where:       
Palo Alto City Hall Plaza
250 Hamilton Avenue
Palo Alto

When:        
Saturday, February 23, 2013
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

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