Monday, July 1, 2013
When tragedy strikes, it leaves all of us heartbroken. The death of 19 firefighters in Arizona is so very tragic, and our hearts ache for this loss. We pray for God to comfort and strengthen their loved ones as only He can.
Governor Palin tweeted her condolences:
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the tragic fire in AZ. God bless the hero firefighters who gave their lives to save others.— Sarah Palin (@SarahPalinUSA) July 1, 2013
She also retweeted Rep. Paul Gosar from the state of Arizona:
My thoughts & prayers go out to the families who have lost so much and the first responders battling this situation. #YarnellHillFire— Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (@RepGosar) July 1, 2013
Our hearts and minds are w/ the people and their suffering right now. We are planning to hold a public memorial at the same time and place— Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (@RepGosar) July 1, 2013