Obama, Clinton sound off in wake of deadly Las Vegas shooting

Former president Barack Obama and others were quick to respond on Monday after a Las Vegas shooting left at least 58 dead and over 500 wounded on Sunday night.

"Michelle & I are praying for the victims in Las Vegas," Obama tweeted on Monday morning. "Our thoughts are with their families & everyone enduring another senseless tragedy."

The nation notably grieved the Orlando nightclub shooting, San Bernadino shooting, Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Charleston church shooting and Aurora movie theater shooting during Obama's White House tenure.

Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton also took to Twitter to react to what is the deadliest shooting in U.S. history, but struck a more pointed tone in calling out the National Rifle Association.

"Our grief isn't enough," Clinton wrote in one of three tweets on the massacre. "We can and must put politics aside, stand up to the NRA, and work together to try to stop this from happening again."

Click through to see notable politico responses to the Las Vegas shooting:

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LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 02: A cowboy hat lays in the street after shots were fired near a country music festival on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
Michelle & I are praying for the victims in Las Vegas. Our thoughts are with their families & everyone enduring another senseless tragedy.
Las Vegas, we are grieving with you—the victims, those who lost loved ones, the responders, & all affected by this cold-blooded massacre.
The crowd fled at the sound of gunshots. Imagine the deaths if the shooter had a silencer, which the NRA wants to make easier to get.
Our grief isn't enough. We can and must put politics aside, stand up to the NRA, and work together to try to stop this from happening again.
I’m praying for all the victims, their families, and our first responders in the #LasVegas #MandalayBay shooting.
Not again. My heart is with Las Vegas this morning. Sending prayers to the victims and their families. #LasVegas
My warmest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families of the terrible Las Vegas shooting. God bless you!
Las Vegas killer had "in excess of 10 rifles" in a nation awash with easy-to-acquire guns. Feel safe? Thanks, @NRA.… https://t.co/V3dJA87lPr
NRA estimating that it will take 8 days for everyone to forget about this so they can resume bankrolling politicians https://t.co/EyPE1at6oo
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Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat whose state suffered the tragedy of the Sandy Hook massacre in 2013 also reacted, saying, "Not again."

President Trump condemned the shooting believed to have been carried about by suspected gunman Stephen Paddock as "an act of pure evil" while giving remarks on Monday. 

"Our unity cannot be shattered by evil; our bonds cannot be broken by violence," Trump said.

Russian President Vladimir Putin also took the opportunity to weigh in on the shooting, saying the massacre was "shocking in its cruelty."

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