- Hillary Clinton calls Beau Biden "a wonderful man"
- Leading Republicans offer their thoughts and prayers to the Biden family
(CNN)The death of Beau Biden has brought tributes pouring in on social media from across the political spectrum.
My heart is broken for the family of Beau Biden—a wonderful man who served his country with devotion and lived his life with courage. -H— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 31, 2015
Hillary & I mourn the loss of Beau Biden - so full of life, love, honor, and service - and we pray for the strength of his wonderful family.— Bill Clinton (@billclinton) May 31, 2015
Beau was a wonderful, strong and courageous man. I thought the world of him. Our deepest condolences to the Biden family in this tragic time— Senator Harry Reid (@SenatorReid) May 31, 2015
My heart goes out to the Biden family - we honor Beau Biden's faithful service in our nation's military and as Attorney General of Delaware— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) May 31, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with the Biden family after the tragic loss of Beau Biden.— Gov. Bobby Jindal (@BobbyJindal) May 31, 2015
Saddened by the news of Beau Biden's passing. My prayers are with The Vice President, Dr. Biden and the whole family.— Jeb Bush (@JebBush) May 31, 2015
Regardless of politics, we should all be Joe Biden supporters tonight. We are not meant to bury our children. Beau Biden, dead at 46. Cancer— Brit Hume (@brithume) May 31, 2015
RIP Beau Biden. Awful.— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) May 31, 2015
Beau Biden would have been an impressive politician even if it wasn't the family business. But he was an even more impressive person.Tragedy— David Sanger (@SangerNYT) May 31, 2015
Saddened to learn about the passing away of Beau Biden, the eldest son of US Vice-President Joseph Biden, at a young age.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 31, 2015
CNN's Deanna Hackney contributed to this report.