YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio- A news conference will be held this afternoon, calling on Congress and Senator Rob Portman to pass stronger gun safety laws.
The event will take place at the Mahoning County Courthouse, 120 Market Street in Youngstown, and starts at 11 a.m.
The event is part of a nationwide effort called States United to Prevent Gun Violence.
Mahoning County Prosecutor Paul Gains, State Representative Ron Gerberry and other community members will be in attendance.
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