U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, released this statement regarding the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., this morning:
“Mylene and I were horrified to learn of this senseless tragedy, and our thoughts and prayers go out to the children, teachers, and families. Our entire nation mourns this senseless loss. As parents, we know that there are no words to adequately express our sorrow at today’s horrific events."
Walden represents the 2nd Congressional District, which encompasses Central Oregon.