Walorski Statement on the Passing of Rep. John Lewis

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Walorski Statement on the Passing of Rep. John Lewis

MISHAWAKA, Ind. – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) today released the following statement on the passing of Congressman John Lewis (D-Ga.):

“Without hesitation or fear, John Lewis stood against racism and inequality, and he moved America closer to fulfilling the promise of liberty and justice for all. Simply put, he made our country better.

“I’m deeply saddened at the loss of this iconic civil rights leader, and I will miss my colleague and friend. Dean and I join all Americans in our gratitude for John’s extraordinary life and legacy, and in praying for his family.”

Walorski represents the 2nd Congressional District of Indiana, serving as a member of the House Ways and Means Committee.

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