STATEMENT: Acting Governor de León on the Attacks on Law Enforcement in Dallas, Texas

Friday, July 08, 2016

LOS ANGELES - California Acting Governor and Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León issued the following statement regarding the attacks on law enforcement in Dallas, Texas. 

"I deeply mourn with the families and friends of the five brave police officers killed in Dallas, Texas last night. As our nation continues to grapple with issues of race and gun safety, violence should never be the answer. In my capacity as Acting Governor, I have ordered flags in all state buildings to be lowered in the officers' memory until sunset on July 12."