President Obama Chokes Back Tears While Discussing Shooting at Connecticut Elementary School

Posted on December 14, 2012

President Obama choked up during a press conference when discussing the shooting in Newton Connecticut. The president had to wipe away tears when talking about the children who were shot: they were between the ages of 5 and 10 years old. He said, "Our hearts are broken." He said he reacts to news like this as a father, and pledged all he can do to help those left behind. Take a look:

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