Some of Virginia's leaders released statements regarding Monday's shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
Statement from Governor Bob McDonnell
Statement from Senator Tim Kaine
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement on today's shooting at the Washington Navy Yard:
"My thoughts and prayers are with everyone impacted by today's tragic shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. As we learn more about the horrific events that unfolded this morning, my deepest sympathies go out to the friends and families of the victims, as well as the surrounding community. I am thankful for the bravery of the first responders who put their lives on the line today, and every day."
Statement from Gubernatorial Candidate Terry McAuliffe
Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe released the following statement today regarding the Navy Yards shootings:
"My thoughts and prayers are with the families who lost loved ones today and with those who were injured in this morning's horrific attacks. Our service members, police officers, and first responders put their lives on the line each day to protect and keep us safe. Dorothy and I are so grateful to these brave men and women and those who serve our country at the Navy Yards."