Chairman Roe Statement on Senator John McCain
Johnson City, Tenn. – Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.), Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, released the following statement after the passing of Senator John McCain: “Clarinda and I extend our deepest sympathies to the family of a true American hero during this difficult time. Senator McCain served our great nation honorably for decades, and I enjoyed working with him on numerous veterans issues. He always finished our conversations with ‘thank you my friend.’ Thank you, Senator McCain, for a lifetime of selfless service.”
Chairman Golden Statement on Senator John McCain
“With the passing of John McCain, our country has lost a patriot, a war hero, and a true public servant. He tirelessly fought for America and her ideals — in uniform, in the halls of Congress, and abroad. We send our prayers and thoughts to his family and wish them peace as they commemorate one of America’s greatest heroes.” — Scott Golden, Tennessee Republican Party Chairman.