Recent Press Releases

Dec 17 2012

JOHNSON COMMENTS ON CONNECTICUT SCHOOL SHOOTING

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) released this statement following the elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut:

My heart aches for the shooting victims and their families. I spent the weekend praying for the victims of this senseless tragedy. This tragedy will certainly force us as a country to have a discussion about our gun laws, as well as our mental health system. Like always, I will carefully consider any proposed legislation and listen to the voices of South Dakotans.

 

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