Whitehouse Issues Statement on Passing of James Skeffington

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse issued the following statement regarding the death of Pawtucket Red Sox owner and attorney James Skeffington:

“I worked closely with Jim and knew him to be a very talented lawyer and longstanding, active member of the Rhode Island community.  A great many people will miss him and his service to our state.  My thoughts are with the Skeffington family in this difficult time.”