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LWV of Berks County Presents: The Cost of Gun Violence

by League of Women Voters of Berks County

Aug 08, 2022

The League of Women Voters of Berks County will host a special program on BCTV Tuesday, August 9th, 2022 at 8pm called “Impacting your Pocketbook: The Cost of Gun Violence.”


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This program on BCTV is available to view via:

  • Comcast Reading Channel 15
  • Comcast-Southern Berks Channel 965
  • Service Electric Channel 19
  • The City of Reading Municipal Access Channel (MAC) Comcast Reading Channel 99

Both channels are streaming online 24-7 at

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