Group of students expected to gather in Va. Beach, protest for gun safety

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A group of students is expected to gather outside the office of Rep. Scott Taylor (R-Va.) in Virginia Beach to protest his “lack of leadership” on gun safety.

A news release from March For Our Lives said student advocates for gun safety would be gathering in Town Center for the protest at 3:30 p.m.

The group said Taylor has ignored “multiple attempts made by his constituents” to stand with local students on common sense gun safety.

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