Lawmakers in Congress have begun sending their prayers to those injured when a pair of explosions rocked the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday. Two people were killed and several injured, according to early reports.
Here's how lawmakers are reacting via Twitter to the incident.
Praying for the victims of the Boston Marathon tragedy and their families #PrayforBoston
-- Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) April 15, 2013
My thoughts go out to those wounded by the explosions in Boston and to their friends and family.
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-- Rep. Tony Cárdenas (@RepCardenas) April 15, 2013
Praying for everyone in Boston.
-- Eric Cantor (@GOPLeader) April 15, 2013
My thoughts and prayers are with those in Boston.
-- Mark Takano (@RepMarkTakano) April 15, 2013
My prayers are with everyone in Boston right now. #bostonmarathon
-- Saxby Chambliss (@SaxbyChambliss) April 15, 2013
My prayers are with the people and city of Boston.
-- Tim Scott (@SenatorTimScott) April 15, 2013