President Honors El Paso Shooting First Responders

President Donald Trump (2nd R) listens to Attorney General William Barr (R) speak before presenting the Medal of Valor and Heroic Commendations to officers and civilians who responded to mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. (Getty Images)

President Trump is honoring several first responders during the El Paso Walmart shooting. In a White House ceremony yesterday, the President presented the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor to five El Paso officers and six from Dayton, Ohio involved in the shooting that happened there the same weekend. President Trump called the officers heroes saying, "They stared down evil. They put love of neighbor above life itself."

President Donald Trump presents Angelica Silva of El Paso, Texas, a certificate of Heroic Commendation during an event to present the Medal of Valor and Heroic Commendations to officers and civilians who responded to mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. (Getty Images)

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