Karen Havekost, a retired city worker, was able to flee Municipal Building 2 during the mass shooting on May 31. She’s featured in a TV ad for Democrat Missy Cotter Smasal, and advocates for gun law reform in Virginia. “This is the perfect time to say we have a problem. We can change it.”

Karen Havekost, a retired city worker, was able to flee Municipal Building 2 during the mass shooting on May 31. She’s featured in a TV ad for Democrat Missy Cotter Smasal, and advocates for gun law reform in Virginia. “This is the perfect time to say we have a problem. We can change it.”