On Friday, President Barack Obama helped lay slain South Carolina State Senator Reverend Clementa Pinckney to rest. The president gave the eulogy, with part of his remarks including a line from “Amazing Grace.”
As you know, Pinckney, was one of nine churchgoers killed last week by a 21-year-old gun man, at Charleston’s Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Pickney was said to be one of the earlier supporters of Obama’s 2008 presidential bid.
Obama was joined by wife Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton and other members of Congress.
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