Alexander Statement on Passing of David Kearns

Posted on February 25, 2011

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement regarding the passing of David Kearns, who served as Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Education when Alexander was Secretary of Education in 1991 and 1992 in the administration of President George H.W. Bush:

“David Kearns became the nation’s most effective business leader in pushing for change in our schools, especially in the introduction of technology into the classroom. He was loved by everyone he met and touched.”  

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