October 2, 2017

LONGMONT, CO — Democratic candidate for Colorado’s Fourth Congressional District Karen McCormick issued the following statement in the wake of a deadly shooting in Las Vegas that has left over 50 dead and hundreds more injured:

“Our hearts are with the victims, survivors, and their families as the news of this tragic incident continues to unfold. America grieves together for those who were killed in this horrific act of violence, and will not soon forget those whose lives were cut short.

“I am thankful for the first responders who acted with swift precision during the incident, and the health care providers in hospitals across Las Vegas who are working hard to respond to the incident today. The work of these people has and will continue to save lives, and these heroes epitomize the strength and resilience that make our country great.”