Nebraska’s elected leaders are expressing shock, sadness and resolve after Sunday morning’s mass shooting in Orlando.
Senator Ben Sasse says “violent Islam is bent on turning American cities into war zones” and it appears Orlando has become the latest front.
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry — borrowing from Donald Trump — says it’s time to “make America safe again.”
Congressman Brad Ashford is calling for swift action “to keep these tragedies out of our communities.”
Congressman Adrian Smith says the shooting is “terrible news” and he’s thanking first responders for their “bravery.”
Senator Deb Fischer is offering her “heartfelt condolences” to the Orlando victims and their families.