Gardner Statement on Death of Justice Scalia

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) today released the below statement after news reports that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away:

“Our hearts are broken over the loss of Justice Scalia. A lifetime dedicated to the rule of law and the love of country, he was a guardian of the Constitution and the separation of powers established by our Founding Fathers. Jaime and I extend our condolences to his wife, Maureen, and join the country in mourning the loss of a great American.”


Cory Gardner is a member of the U.S. Senate serving Colorado. He sits on the Energy & Natural Resources Committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, the Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, and is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.

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