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STATEMENT: Mayor Karen Bass issues statement following Monterey Park mass shooting

LOS ANGELES – Mayor Karen Bass today issued the following statement: 
"The reports coming out of Monterey Park are absolutely devastating. Families deserve to celebrate the holidays in peace — mass shootings and gun violence are a plague on our communities. As investigations determine whether these murders were motivated by Asian hate, we continue to stand united against all attempts to divide us. My heart goes out to Monterey Park and the families and friends of those lost."