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March for our Lives -- La Crosse, WI
The March for our Lives in La Crosse, WI on March 24, 2018 was a big success. Despite the cold, cloudy, and windy day approximately 1200 people attended the March and the Rally that followed. Below are videos of the speakers at the rally. You will find the speeches in their entirety in the videos. They are sequential but have been edited into different segments because of YouTube limitations.
March for our lives, La Crosse, WI; Part 1 includes: Bob Bovee, musician; Pastor Ben Morris; Mayor Tim Kabat; Betsy Rilling; Father Konopa; Marley Richmond; Prof. Richard Breaux and his son, Bevan.
March for our lives, La Crosse, WI, Part 2 includes: Libby Miller, Logan HS Student; Cheryl Hancock, Holmen School Board President; Tara Johnson, La Crosse County Board Chair & 29th District Rep.; Bishop Jim Arends, La Crosse Area Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church; Rep Jill Billings, WI 95th Assembly District ; & Sister Laura Nettles, Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration.
March for our lives, Part 3 is the final (and longest) video segment of the rally. The speakers include: John Havlicek, Teacher at Central HS; Kate Nelson, Mental Health Professional; Mike Smutska, Viterbo History Professor; Chris Clair, Attorney; Dr. Mark Neumann, & Dr. Bob Freedland; Sen. Jennifer Shilling, Wisconsin 32nd Senate District; Bishop Jay Lampert, Episcopal Diocese of Eau Claire; & Gretchen Guinn Paquette, Moms Demand Action.