WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) released the following statement on the passing of former Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS).
“Saddened to hear about the passing of a good friend and former colleague Senator Thad Cochran,” said Dr. Cassidy. “Senator Cochran worked tirelessly to improve the lives of Americans living in Mississippi, the Gulf Coast and across the country. An ally of Louisiana, he stood by us in securing relief after the devastation of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.”