Aug 26 2009

SHELBY STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF SENATOR KENNEDY

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today released the following statement regarding the passing of Senator Edward “Ted” Kennedy:

"Ted Kennedy treated his colleagues with grace and respect, regardless of whether we agreed with him on the issues.  His presence and his example of comity and courage will be missed in the Senate.  My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this difficult time."