Cornyn Statement on the Passing of Senator John McCain

In: All News   Posted 08/25/2018

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement after Senator John McCain (R-AZ) passed away today:

“Today the nation lost a proud veteran, seasoned lawmaker, and beloved father.  A true maverick and highly-effective statesman, John McCain’s career spanned the globe and was the envy of many.  The firmness of his character, and unyielding love for this country, were unmatched.

“As we mourn the loss of John McCain, we’re called to be stronger patriots and better citizens.  We send our condolences to his seven children, his wife Cindy, and the entire McCain family.  It’s hard to lose him, but I know the legacy he leaves will long remain.”