Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement:
"I want to commend law enforcement for their steadfast commitment to protecting our fellow citizens in Boston and ensuring that justice is served to those responsible for these heinous acts. Let it be known that if you seek to do harm to America, we will find you and you will be held accountable. Let us all take time now to remember the many victims of this tragedy and to say a prayer for those who have lost a loved one. God bless America."