Shirkey comments on the passing of Congressman Dingell

LANSING—Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey, R-Clarklake, offered condolences to the family of Congressman John Dingell.

“Congressman John Dingell was a tireless advocate for his constituents and a true statesman.   He remained a champion for Michigan even after retiring from public office.  I respected his commitment to public service and his straight-forward manner. My thoughts and prayers are with the Dingell family tonight and with all those whose lives were touched by such a remarkable man.”