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Congressman Conor Lamb

Representing the 17th District of Pennsylvania

LAMB STATEMENT ON SHOOTING AT TREE OF LIFE SYNAGOGUE IN PITTSBURGH

October 27, 2018
Press Release

(PITTSBURGH, PA) –  Representative Conor Lamb (PA-18) issued the following statement in response to the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh:

"The shooting this morning at Tree of Life Synagogue was a hate crime. Pittsburgh Police officers ran without hesitation straight into fire, risking their lives and saving others. These men and women are heroes every day, today they proved it once again.

“To the victims, their families, and the entire Jewish community of Pittsburgh, know that we mourn with you and stand united against anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry and hatred.”

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