Trey Gowdy delivers emotional speech for National Police Week

In honor of National Police Week, Rep. Trey Gowdy delivered an emotional speech on the House floor one evening this week, in which he described a case involving fallen officer Kevin Carper of South Carolina.

Gowdy described the dangers, the risks and the sacrifices in a way that has moved many to tears and is causing the video to go viral.

Officer Kevin Carper lost his life in the line of duty on Feb. 27, 2007.  Gowdy shares his own personal interaction with Carper.   Watch his speech below:

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