Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clark County Medical Society is working closely with the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD), Nevada State Medical Association (NSMA), the Nevada Psychiatric Association (NPA), and the area hospitals to determine what the needs are in our community and what the next steps will be following last night's tragic events. We are heartbroken by the tragic, senseless attack on our city that occurred last night during the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival. On behalf of the Clark County Medical Society (CCMS), our Board of Trustees and our Membership - we extend our deepest and most sincere sympathies and condolences to the family and friends of the victims and those still fighting for their lives after last night's tragic events.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval today has signed a Declaration of Emergency for Clark County following the mass shooting incident in southern Nevada. Through this order, he has directed all state agencies to supplement the local efforts to save lives and protect the health and safety the victims of last night's attack.

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump: "My fellow Americans, we are joined together today in sadness, shock, and grief. Last night, a gunman opened fire on a large crowd at a country music concert in Las Vegas, Nevada. He brutally murdered more than 50 people, and wounded hundreds more. It was an act of pure evil.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Las Vegas Strip Mass Shooting Resources:

Washington, DC - Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Las Vegas, Nevada:

Washington, DC - Belmont Sausage Co., an Elk Grove Village, Ill. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of smoked turkey products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement today regarding the mass shooting last night in Las Vegas, Nevada: "Our prayers and deepest sympathies are with the families and loved ones of those killed and injured in last night's tragic and senseless shooting and we stand with the people of Nevada in this difficult time."

Carson City, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval today issued the following statement strongly urging Congress to move as quickly as possible to re-authorize funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).  CHIP authorization is set to expire tomorrow, Saturday, September 30, 2017. In Nevada CHIP is known as the Nevada Check Up program and serves more than 26,600 children.

Carson City, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval: "My heart and prayers go the victims and their families and friends who were brutally killed and injured by a shocking and cowardly act of senseless violence.  

Washington, DC - Today, the number of humans alive on our planet is 7.5 billion. By 2087, projections show, 11 billion people will be living on Earth.