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Media Advisory
News Date: March 01, 2018

City Officials Respond to Governor Kasich’s Proposals To Curb Gun Violence

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther, Columbus City Council President Shannon G. Hardin and City Attorney Zach Klein released the following statement in response to Governor John Kasich’s proposal to curb gun violence released today:

“We are encouraged by Governor Kasich’s meaningful proposals to stem the tide of gun violence, many of which align with our priorities for Columbus. We continue to ask Governor Kasich to support cities’ rights to enact laws that are in the best interest of our families and first responders, such as regulating assault weapons, requiring universal background checks, and expanding protections for all victims of domestic violence.”

Click here to see a letter send to Governor Kashich by Mayor Andrew J. Ginther, Columbus City Council President Shannon G. Hardin and City Attorney Zach Klein.