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Black congressmen speak out on the Travyon Martin case

Congreemen Andre Carson

Congressman Andre Carson, U.S. Representative for  Indiana’s 7th Congressional District

Member of Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure,Committee on Armed Services
Serves on: Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats and Capabilities, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Subcommittee on Highways and Transit and Subcommittee on Aviation

“Like millions of other Americans, I’m frustrated that a vigilante decided a young boy looked suspicious, even though he was not breaking the law. I’m frustrated that laws exist which embolden people like George Zimmerman to negligently take the law into their own hands. But most of all, I’m disappointed that a young boy – who could have been any one of our sons – was killed because he went out for a soda and some candy.”

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