America Votes Statement on Tragic Shooting in El Paso

August 4, 2019

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America Votes President Greg Speed released the following statement in response to the tragic shootings at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas.

“America Votes stands in solidarity with the city of El Paso and Latinx and immigrant communities around the country in the wake of this latest act of domestic terror. Today and every day, America Votes is proud to work with organizations who are fighting for a more just, inclusive and safe nation. As our hearts go out to those impacted by this tragedy, we recommit ourselves to advancing efforts to halt senseless gun violence and support our nation’s immigrant communities.”


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