Sen. Frankens Statement on the Tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut
U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) released the following statement in reaction to the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut:
"I know I speak for every Minnesotan when I say that last week's events in Connecticut are beyond comprehension. I cannot fully express the shock and sadness I feel at this senseless loss of innocent life, and as a parent, cannot fathom the unimaginable grief these families are going through. Franni and my thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by this horrific tragedy."