Our nation is more divided now than it was 7 years ago, but guess who is giving the eulogy for this act of violence.
President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will travel to the funeral services of Rev. Clementa Pinckney, the pastor shot and killed in the Charleston, South Carolina church shooting with eight other members of his congregation.
Obama is to deliver the eulogy for the service, according to the White House press office. More details are expected in the coming days.
The president has responded personally to the shooting, saying both he and Michelle Obama knew Pinckney as well as other members of the church.
“Any death of this sort is a tragedy. Any shooting involving multiple victims is a tragedy,” Obama said on Thursday after the shooting.
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