TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now)- Several groups in Tucson
are joining the nationwide push today for more gun regulations.
They are observing six
months since the shooting at Sandy Hook and making a call to local lawmakers in
Washington D.C. These groups will meet this evening at the Little Chapel of
Nations on the U of A campus.
The groups putting this
on, Moms Demand Action and Organizing for Action, say this is part vigil, part
They will be paying tribute
to the 26 lives lost in Newtown, and showing gratitude to some of Arizona's
What they will be doing is
making neckties using paper and string, with a message written on front that
reads ‘I have gun sense.' These will be sent to representatives Grijalva and
Barber, as well as Senator McCain, but not to Senator Jeff Flake, who voted no
several weeks ago on gun control issues.