SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Appearing San Francisco Mayor London Breed is shifting ahead and managing the town following the sudden demise of Mayor Ed Lee.
On Wednesday, she stated she needs everybody to understand how arduous Lee labored as mayor and stated she is going to keep it up in his honor, although she declined to say whether or not she plans to run for mayor in a particular election in June.
On Wednesday afternoon, Breed introduced a gun buyback occasion in San Francisco.
In her second day as San Francisco’s appearing mayor, Breed got here from South of Market to United Plaza to help the group’s upcoming gun buyback occasion.
“We will’t be glad,” Breed stated. “Youngsters shouldn’t have entry to weapons simpler than they’ve a chance to buy toys or get toys. That is loopy.”
Encouraging anybody and everybody to return to this Saturday morning’s no-questions-requested, gun-buyback occasion, Breed stated it shouldn’t be extra necessary to guard the Second Modification than it’s to guard youngsters.
“Identical to our late mayor, I hate weapons too,” Breed stated. “I hate weapons. I hate what they’ve carried out to my group. I hate how they’ve taken lives of the individuals I’ve grown up with, the folks that I really like, the people who I miss, the individuals who must be standing with me right here in the present day.”
The sudden passing of Mayor Lee, who she knew for greater than 20 years and referred to as a good friend, continues to be on her thoughts
“Principally the sensation of unhappiness has not escaped my coronary heart simply but, and that’s clouding every part else, so I’m unsure what I’m feeling or not,” Breed stated.
Nonetheless, Breed was emphatic that San Franciscans ought to know she is up for the duty of main the town.
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