U.S. Conference of Mayors President Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter to Participate in Federal Hearing on Gun Violence

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Conference of Mayors President Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter today will participate in a hearing on Capitol Hill entitled, "Gun Violence Prevention: A Call to Action." 

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Hosted by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee, the hearing will discuss what can be done to prevent future gun violence and learn from the wide range of experience and expertise presented by the invited panelists.

Other panelists to include: Scott Knight, Chief of Police, City of Chaska, Minnesota and Former Chair of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Firearms Committee, Ms. Emily Nottingham, Mother of Gabe Zimmerman and Dr. Janet Robinson, Superintendent of Schools, Newtown, Connecticut.


USCM President Philadelphia (PA) Mayor Michael A. Nutter


Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.


2237 Rayburn House Office Building | Judiciary Comm. Hearing Room | Wash., D.C.

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