CLEVELAND, OH — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) released the following statement today in response to the mass shooting that took place at a California bar late last night.

“As our country wakes up to devastating news of another mass shooting, our hearts break for the people of Thousand Oaks and families of all those lost, including Deputy Helus. We are grateful to all first responders. And we know thoughts and prayers are, once again, not enough.”