08/14/2014 05:08 pm ET Updated Aug 14, 2014

How Politicians Have Reacted To The Protests In Ferguson

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Politicians around the country have reacted as national attention has focused on the clashes between police and those protesting the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a police officer.

View some of their statements below:

Politicians React To Ferguson

CORRECTION: Claire McCaskill and John Lewis are Democrats, not Republicans as this slideshow originally stated. Marco Rubio is a Republican, not a Democrat as this slide originally stated.