Cicilline Statement on Passing of Former First Lady Nancy Reagan

PAWTUCKET – U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement today:

“As First Lady, Nancy Reagan served as a symbol of comfort and strength for millions of Americans during a pivotal time in our history. In recent years, she gained a new generation of admirers as a relentless advocate for Alzheimer’s disease awareness and stem cell research. Although her voice has been stilled, her memory will continue to live on.”

“I offer my deep condolences to her family and friends during this difficult time.”