Rep. Jackie Speier, a Jonestown survivor who has served in Congress since 2008, will not seek re-election in 2022

In the video, Speier also told of her unlikely survival from the 1978 Jonestown massacre outside a cult complex in Guyana led by Jim Jones. She had traveled there as a legislative aide along with her then-boss, rep. Leo Ryan (D-Calif.), On a fact-finding mission following reports of cult abuse. As they prepared to leave Jonestown, cult members opened fire on them, killing five, including Ryan. Speier was seriously injured.

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