07.30.18

Rep. Barbara Lee: Statement on Passing of Congressman Ron Dellums

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on Congressman Ron Dellums:

“It is with deep sadness that I can confirm the passing of a great warrior and statesman, Congressman Ron Dellums. The contributions that Congressman Dellums made to our East Bay community, the nation, and the world are too innumerable to count.

“I feel blessed to have called Congressman Dellums my dear friend, predecessor, and mentor. I will miss him tremendously, and I will hold dear to my heart the many lessons I learned from this great public servant. My condolences are with the Dellums family, friends, and loved ones. His legacy and spirit will be forever with us.”

Information on the memorial service will be announced at a later time.

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