Gov. Rick Scott Orders Flags At Half-Staff; To Honor Victims In Brussels, Political Leaders React
By Space Coast Daily // March 22, 2016
Governor Rick Scott released the proclamation today, directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor victims in the devastating Brussels terror attacks.
Sen. Bill Nelson expressed his sympathies for the victims in Brussels.
“Now is the time for steady resolve as we continue to press against the scourge of terrorism. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the victims of today’s horrific attacks and their families.”
“The bombings in Brussels are a reminder that we must remain vigilant and ‘if you see something, say something’.”
Leading presidential candidate for the Republican nomination, Donald Trump, took to Twitter to offer his condolences.
My heart & prayers go out to all of the victims of the terrible #Brussels tragedy. This madness must be stopped, and I will stop it.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 22, 2016
The lead candidate for Democratic nomination also offered her sympathies for the victims and their families.
My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those killed and wounded, and all the people of Belgium. -H
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) March 22, 2016