Sen. Whitehouse Statement on Death of State Sen. Lenihan

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse released the statement below regarding the passing of State Senator J. Michael Lenihan:

"Mike was a dedicated family man, teacher, and public servant. A principled champion for transparency, he helped pass important reforms to make our state's government more accountable to the people. Sandra’s and my thoughts and prayers are with the Lenihan family during this difficult time."