VIDEO: Parkland parents vote in first election since becoming US citizens

NOVEMBER 6, 2018

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The parents of a student killed during February’s school shooting in Parkland, Fla., on Tuesday voted in their first election since becoming U.S. citizens.

Manuel and Patricia Oliver’s son, Joaquin “Guac” Oliver, was one of 17 people killed inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine’s Day.

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Originally from Venezuela, the Olivers became U.S. citizens just 24 days before their son was killed in the school shooting, CNN reported.

Manuel Oliver said he was “mad” because his son would have been 18 and would have voted for the first time too.

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