Pelosi Statement on Death of Former Senator Ted Stevens
WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the passing of former Senator Ted Stevens, who died in a tragic plane crash in southwestern Alaska:
"The thoughts and prayers of the entire Congress rest with the family, friends, and loved ones of Senator Ted Stevens. He was a proud public servant, dedicated to his family and committed to his community. In the Senate, he always stood up for the state of Alaska.
"I hope it is a comfort to Senator Stevens' wife, children, and grandchildren, and to the families of all who perished in today's tragedy, that so many share in their grief at this sad time."
Source: Office of the Speaker of the House