Cheryl Sayles-Palumbo of Milford, Conn. holds a sign reading the date of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting during a rally at the Capitol in Hartford, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013.

 

              Cheryl Sayles-Palumbo of Milford, Conn.  holds a sign reading the date of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting during a rally at the Capitol in Hartford,  Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013.
Cheryl Sayles-Palumbo of Milford, Conn. holds a sign reading the date of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting during a rally at the Capitol in Hartford, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. Thousands of people turned out to call on lawmakers to toughen gun laws in light of the December elementary school shooting in Newtown that left 26 students and educators dead. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)