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Politicians React To Charleston Church Shooting

06/18/2015 08:34 am ET | Updated Jun 18, 2015

After nine people were killed in a shooting at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Wednesday night, Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush canceled campaign events and tweeted a message of support to the families of those affected.

Other politicians sent messages of thoughts and prayers to the community, including South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott (R), who called the shooting a "senseless tragedy."

See more politicians' reactions below:

Politicians On Charleston Shooting
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