Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the Trayvon Martin investigation:
"The story of Trayvon Martin's death has shocked the nation and spurred many leaders, including Members of Congress, to call for action.
"I salute the action taken by the U.S. Department of Justice, led by Attorney General Holder, to ensure that justice will indeed be served. This thorough investigation by the federal government will mean that the loved ones of Trayvon Martin will get the answers to their many questions and the community will be given help to heal.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with those grieving the loss of Trayvon Martin."