Jun 05 2004

SHELBY STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FORMER PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) had the following statement on the passing of former President Ronald Reagan:

"History will remember President Reagan as one of the greatest leaders of our time. He was a supreme president, and his strength and leadership were central to our country winning the Cold War."

"President Reagan embodied the spirit of America, and his eternal optimism resonated in the hearts of people everywhere."

"His faith in democracy and belief in the American way will forever be his legacy."