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Napolitano’s Statement on Terror Attack in New York City

October 31, 2017
Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC)  Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano issued the following statement on the terror attack which occurred in lower Manhattan:

“Today’s terror attack in Manhattan is absolutely heart-rending, and we join all New Yorkers in grieving the innocent lives lost at the hands of such evil. Our hearts are with the families of the victims, and we send immediate prayers for healing to all who are injured. Thank you to the brave police officers and first responders who apprehended the attacker, tended to the wounded, and protected individuals from further harm. We condemn this vile act and will seek justice for the perpetrator. We will continue to hold all the people of New York City in prayer tonight.”

If you or someone you know is experiencing emotional distress, call the SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990.

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