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December 16, 2012 9:04 pm

President Obama Speaks at Newtown Memorial Vigil

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Jewish and Christian ministers at the Newtown vigil attended by President Obama. Photo: Screenshot.

New York Post – WASHINGTON — For President Barack Obama, it was another sorrowful visit to another grieving community full of broken hearts from unimaginable violence.

The spot, this time, was Newtown, Conn., where on Friday a man opened fire inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. The toll: 26 dead, including 20 boys and girls just 6 or 7 years old.

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A live stream of the ceremony can be viewed below.

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