Begich Statement on Death of Richard HolbrookeU.S. Sen. Mark Begich released the following statement after learning of the passing of Richard Holbrooke:
"I am saddened by the passing of Richard Holbrooke, an incredible public servant who gave much of himself to better our country.
"The United States has lost a great diplomat and I have lost a friend. I join thousands across the country mourning Richard's death, and my thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends."
Posted: December 14, 2010
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