Leaders, organizations respond to El Paso shooting on social media

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Posted at 2:24 PM, Aug 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-03 19:13:47-04

(KGTV) — Saturday, multiple people were gunned down at an El Paso, Texas, Walmart.

The senseless act of violence quickly prompted local and national politicians to respond, sending their condolences and support for first responders and victims in El Paso.

Texas' Governor Greg Abbott sent out a statement saying, "while no words can provide the solace needed for those impacted by this event, I ask that all Texans join Cecilia and me in offering our prayers for the victims and their families."

More elected and previously elected leaders soon posted their support for those affected:

Other organizations and individuals also sent their thoughts and prayers: