Senate Democrats

Reid Statement on Sarbanes’ Retirement

Washington, D.C. – Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid released the following statement today upon hearing the announcement of Senator Paul Sarbanes’ (D-MD), retirement:

“Paul Sarbanes is a good friend and outstanding Senator. Over the last three decades, he has worked tirelessly on behalf of the people of Maryland. We will miss him in the Senate, but wish him the best. I look forward to serving with Paul throughout the remainder of his term and to working with Maryland Democrats to ensure a Democrat retains this seat.”