Obama: Trayvon Martin Shooting A ‘Tragedy’ | Talking Points Memo

President Obama on Friday addressed the ongoing investigation into the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. “I can only imagine what these parents are going through,” Obama said in the Rose Garden. “If I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon.”Obama said it is “absolutely imperative” to investigate every aspect of the case. “All of us have to do some soul searching to figure out how something like this happened,” Obama added.


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