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Ryan Statement on the five-year anniversary of the shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek

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August 05, 2017 | Ian Martorana (202-225-3031) | comments

JANESVILLE — Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, offered the following statement to mark the five-year anniversary of the tragic shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek.

“Five years ago, Oak Creek was rocked by a heinous attack on the Sikh Temple, and today we look back on that act of violence with solemn remembrance of those who were lost.”

“Over the last five years, the people of Oak Creek have proved they’re stronger than hate and division. My thoughts and prayers remain with the victims and the families of this tragedy.”

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