Statement of Ambassador J. Randolph Evans 

As Martin Luther King, Jr. said: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.  Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”  I have long believed that justice brings light so that we can defeat darkness, creating a reliably brighter and better future.

Our President is fully committed that, “for George and his family, justice will be served.  He will not have died in vain,” and has rightly directed the Department of Justice to expedite the Federal investigation into Mr. Floyd’s death.  

House Majority Whip, James E. Clyburn (D-SC), third ranking member of the U.S. House of Representatives joining U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, J. Randolph Evans at the Chief of Mission Residence following the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, December 16, 2020

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