THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Vice President
STATEMENT BY VICE PRESIDENT GORE ON DEATH OF MATTHEW SHEPARD
Tipper and I were saddened to hear of the tragic death of Matthew Shepard.
These senseless acts of hate and violence have no place in our communities or in our nation, and we join the American people today in expressing our sense of outrage.
As we work to make sure justice is done, our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Matthew Shepard at this difficult time.