WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) released the following statement regarding the passing of Senator John McCain:
"I am grateful to have had the opportunity to work with Senator McCain. He was an incredible public servant who put country before party and whose presence in the Senate inspired courageous leadership and moral conviction. The United States lost one of its most steadfast heroes today. It is with heavy hearts that Julie and I extend our deepest sympathies to Senator McCain’s family."