SHAHEEN STATEMENT SUPPORTING ATTORNEY GENERAL NOMINEE LORETTA LYNCH

February 25, 2015

(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) released the following statement affirming her support for Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch:

“Ms. Lynch’s lifetime of service and commitment to fairness and justice is second to none. I am confident her extraordinary leadership and devotion to public service will serve our nation well as the next chief law enforcement officer of the United States. I hope Senators on both sides of the aisle will put politics aside and support her confirmation as our next Attorney General.”