SHAHEEN STATEMENT ON PASSING OF LONGTIME BOSTON MAYOR TOM MENINO

October 30, 2014

SHAHEEN STATEMENT ON PASSING OF LONGTIME BOSTON MAYOR TOM MENINO

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) released the following statement on the passing of Boston’s longest serving mayor, Tom Menino:

“I am deeply saddened by the loss of my dear friend Mayor Tom Menino, and I join all of New England in mourning his passing. Tom was an institution in Boston and a dedicated public servant who never lost sight of the people he served. I had the pleasure of working with Tom during my years as governor and senator, and I am lucky to have been able to call him a close friend. My heart goes out to his friends, family and our neighbors in Boston as we remember his life and legacy.”