Feb 19 2016

Shelby Statement on Harper Lee's Passing

WASHINGTON, D. C. – Friday, February 19, 2016 – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today released the following statement on the passing of Harper Lee, a native of Monroeville, Alabama: 

“Today I join Alabamians and all Americans in mourning the passing of Harper Lee.  Ms. Lee’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ will live on as one of the most beloved, classic books in American history.  Harper Lee was a true literary legend, and her work impacted the lives of many.  She will be deeply missed.”