President Obama made his first public comments on the tragic shooting deaths of two journalists during a live TV broadcast outside of Roanoke, Virginia, Wednesday

“It breaks my heart every time you read about or hear about these kind of incidents,” he said during a planned television interview at the White House.

“What we know is that the number of people that die from gun-related incidents around this country dwarfs any deaths that happen through terrorism,” he continued.

Obama was spoke with Monica Malpass of WPVI, ABC’s Philadelphia affiliate as part of a wider-ranging interview set to air tomorrow Read more…

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President Obama on shooting of WDBJ7 journalists: ‘It breaks my heart’