Alexander Statement on the Passing of First Lady Barbara Bush

Posted on April 18, 2018

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2018 — United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) released the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush:

“Today our country lost a bright, caring, independent lady, and Honey and I lost a good friend. Barbara Bush set a wonderful example as wife, mom, First Lady and advocate for family literacy. We express to the Bush family our deepest sympathy and respect for her life. ”