Congressman Sanford Bishop

Representing the 2nd District of Georgia

Bishop Statement on the Shooting of Rep. Giffords

Jan 8, 2011
Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-2) today released the following statement on the tragic shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (AZ-8):

"Vivian and I are deeply saddened by the tragic and senseless shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, her staff, and her constituents.  Our thoughts and prayers are with those who were maliciously attacked and their families.  May the Grace of God be with them during this difficult time."