Statement by Gov. Perry on Hasan Verdict

Statement

By:  Rick Perry
Date: Aug. 23, 2013
Location: Austin, TX

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement on the conviction of Nidal Hasan:

"Nidal Hasan's cowardly attack on our military was a deliberate act of terror against our country. This guilty verdict affirms we are a nation of laws, honors the victims of this heinous act, and proves that, even in the face of unspeakable tragedy, we will never waver from the core principles for which they gave their lives: freedom, liberty and democracy."