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Rep. Johnson Issues Statement on Mass Shootings in El Paso, Dayton

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

Rep. Henry C. 'Hank' Johnson Jr., D-Georgia, chairman of the House Judiciary subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and Internet, issued the following statement after the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio:

"So far this year our nation has lived through the trauma and stress of 250 mass casualty shootings. With five months left before the year ends, I fear that we have not seen the last of this extreme violence.

"This cascade of mass killings on our streets is ...