Alexander Statement on Retirement of Dr. James Billington

Posted on September 25, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 25 – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander today made the following statement about the retirement of Librarian of Congress Dr. James Billington:

“Dr. Billington’s nearly three decades of distinguished service ensured that the Library of Congress will preserve our nation’s history and enlighten its people for many generations to come. His legacy will be one of innovation and diligence. I wish him the very best in his retirement. It was well earned.”


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