Alexander Statement on Service of Mel Martinez

Posted on August 7, 2009

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement regarding Mel Martinez’s announcement that he will retire from the Senate: “No one has a more all-American story than Mel Martinez. He’s made a great contribution as mayor, as a cabinet member, as Republican National Committee chairman, and as a senator. We will all miss him and we look forward to the next chapter in his life.”