This is a very hard day for Philando Castile’s family, those he loved, and our community. I’ve met Philando’s family and know how much the students at J.J. Hill Montessori adored him and miss him.

The right to free speech is critical to our democracy. In the days ahead, I hope that everyone exercises that right peacefully and that we can work together to foster trust between our law enforcement officers and the communities they serve.

Last week we were saddened by news of yet another senseless terror attack on innocent civilians, this time in San Bernardino. Last month the Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali − part of Minnesota-based Carlson Companies − was targeted. Although both these attacks happened miles and miles away from our state…

Amy Klobuchar

U.S. Senator from Minnesota. Follows, Retweets, Replies ≠ endorsement

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store