Gov. Bruce Rauner tweeted, “Prayers for all in Las Vegas. Terrible tragedy. First responders have our undying gratitude.”
U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, released a statement in response:
“My heart goes out to the victims of the tragic shooting in Las Vegas last night and their loved ones. Such senseless and horrifying acts of violence have no place in America or any other nation. The law enforcement officers and first responders who put their lives on the line to protect others deserve our solemn thanks for their bravery and courage in the face of the deadliest shooting in our country’s history.”
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U.S. Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, tweeted, “Terrible news out of Las Vegas this morning. Violence and hate are never the answer.”
Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Illinois, tweeted, “Horrific attack in Las Vegas, and a senseless targeting of the innocent. We mourn with the families and victims.”
U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, tweeted, “Heartbroken by the senseless tragedy in Las Vegas. Praying for the victims of this horrific shooting.”