New York Responds to the Newtown, Connecticut School Shooting
Across the nation, we try to make sense of the horrific elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut today. Newtown is just a few miles from the New York state line along Interstate 84. New Yorkers respond to today’s event:
Horrified by senseless attack on innocent children; praying for the families of the students & the entire Newtown community
— Chuck Schumer (@ChuckSchumer) December 14, 2012
News reports from CT are just horrifying, no words to express my sadness. My thoughts & prayers are w/the families of Sandy Hook Elementary.
— Kirsten Gillibrand (@SenGillibrand) December 14, 2012
.@nygovcuomo: “Let this terrible tragedy finally be the wake-up call for aggressive action and I pledge my full support in that effort.”
— Capital Tonight (@CapitalTonight) December 14, 2012
As a former law enforcement officer, my prayers go out to the families of Newtown, Ct., that are victims of this horrific act of violence.
—NYS Sen Eric Adams (@NYSSenAdams) December 14, 2012
My heart goes out to the families of Newton who lost loved ones. No parent should have to worry about the safety of their kids at school.
— Gustavo Rivera (@NYSenatorRivera) December 14, 2012