Students at Phoenix rally: Vote out officials who won't act

PHOENIX (AP) — High school students who helped organize a March For Our Lives rally in Phoenix told a crowd of thousands Saturday they need to vote and cast out officeholders who won't act on gun control.

"Guess what? We can vote them out. Vote them out," said Samantha Lekberg, a 16-year-old student at Willow Canyon High School in Surprise.

The March for Our Lives rally and others across the country were organized in the wake of the Valentine Day's shooting that killed 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

Event attendee Alexis Goddare, a 15-year-o...

 

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