Here’s What Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and Others Are Saying About the Dallas Shootings
In the aftermath of the shooting of a dozen police officers in Dallas on Thursday evening, which left five officers dead, the presidential candidates and other political bigwigs have weighed in. Here’s what some of the biggest names in politics have said so far.
Trump, who cancelled a campaign event in Miami on Friday, also issued a statement on his website where he said that “We must restore law and order. We must restore the confidence of our people to be safe and secure in their homes and on the street.” He also called the shooting of two people by police in Louisiana and Minnesota “senseless, tragic deaths.”
President Barack Obama
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi