Mayor Barrett’s Statement on Today’s Tragic Shooting
Mayor Barrett Released the Following Statement Regarding Today’s Tragic Shooting
“We are overcome with grief at the enormous loss of innocent lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School today. My thoughts and prayers are with the families who are facing unimaginable loss, and with the surviving victims and their families who now face a lifetime of healing.
“As a father, I am heartbroken. As Mayor, I stand with the President who, earlier today, said that Newton’s children are our children and we’re going to have to come together to take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of our politics.
“I have watched in horror as these events have become all too common, including in our own community.
“As a community and a nation, we cannot simply move on from today’s tragedy. Too many lives have been taken, too many families destroyed.”
Press Releases Referencing Tom Barrett
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White House Chair of My Brother’s Keeper Joined to Applaud Nationwide Progress
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Lakefront Line will Connect Phase 1 Route to Major Attractions, New Developments
Oct 13th, 2015 by Tom Barrett
Former Milwaukee Bucks Player to Offer Message of Hope for Fathers
Sep 25th, 2015 by Tom Barrett
Dear Residents: Please join me and Common Council President Michael Murphy in encouraging City of Milwaukee residents to participate in a nationwide drug take-back event on Saturday, September 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Unused and unwanted medicines in a home are a leading cause of accidental poisonings and contribute to prescription drug abuse. […]
Sep 22nd, 2015 by Tom Barrett
Prioritizes Public Safety, Tax Relief, Job Creation, Community Development