Romney releases statement, conservative voices offer condolences regarding temple shooting; Update: Paul Ryan adds statement!/ZekeJMiller/status/232213293761187840

GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney released a statement regarding the senseless shooting at the Sikh temple in Wisconsin.

Romney: Our hearts are with the victims, their families, and the entire Oak Creek Sikh community.

— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) August 5, 2012

Other conservative voices chimed in with their support of the victims and their families.

In response to the shooting in Wisconsin at the Sikh Temple where seven people were killed: It's very sad to see…

— Nikki Haley (@nikkihaley) August 5, 2012

Pray for our Sikh friends in Wisconsin — multiple people shot.

— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) August 5, 2012

Thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved in the shooting at Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, WI today

— Reince Priebus (@Reince) August 5, 2012

Prayers go out to all the victims of the Sikh Temple in Wisconsin. Show some love on The #Sikh Republican FB page

— Ξ BLACK REPUBLICAN Ξ (@blackrepublican) August 5, 2012

And, this is from the governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker.

Our prayers are with victims & families & our thanks to law enforcement & 1st responder professionals on the scene:

— Governor Walker (@GovWalker) August 5, 2012


Congressman Paul Ryan, who represents the district in which the temple is located, releases a statement.

Rep. Paul Ryan says he's "deeply saddened by this malicious crime" and "grateful" for emergency responders. #Templeshooting

— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) August 5, 2012

#Templeshooting happened in district of Rep Paul Ryan (R-WI). Says "we will all come together…and stand with the #Sikh community."

— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) August 5, 2012

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