Alexander Statement on the Passing of Former South African President Nelson Mandela

Posted on December 5, 2013

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5– U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today made the following statement on the passing of Nelson Mandela: "Visiting Nelson Mandela's Robben Island prison cell and then reading his autobiography taught our family inspiring lessons from a remarkable life that helped to achieve a political result few imagined possible." ###