No More: A Letter to My Senators and Congressman

John Baldino, OFS, MALS

Note: I sent a similar letter to Senator Toomey and Congressman Marino.

Senator Robert Casey
393 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510

Dear Senator Casey:

Today I write to you as a fellow Catholic, a fellow native of northeastern Pennsylvania, a Franciscan, and a deeply concerned American citizen whom you represent in our country’s great legislative branch. Mr. Senator, today I write to you to express one simple thought: No more.

The gun violence and domestic terrorism must end. This morning’s shooting at a club in Orlando is only the latest in a seemingly endless list of violent attacks on human life, our most precious gift and most basic right. On Friday a young singer just beginning her career was shot and killed in plain sight of witnesses. Earlier this month two people were killed on the campus of UCLA, another off campus, by a gunman. Late last year…

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