WASHINGTON (WFSB) - Victims and survivors of gun violence demanded action against gun violence from Congress.

The group, which includes people affected by gun violence in 21 states, including Sandy Hook in Connecticut, held a news conference at 10 a.m. in Washington DC.

Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, Reps. Elizabeth Esty and Mike Thompson of California, members of the Newtown Action Alliance and others took part in the call for action.

It happened at the Hart Senate Office Building.

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