Senate Democrats

Reid Statement On Egyptian Mubarak’s Resignation

Washington, DCNevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement in response to the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and the evolving situation in Egypt:

“I am pleased that President Mubarak has heard and heeded the voice of the Egyptian people, who have called for change. It is crucial that Mubarak’s departure be an orderly one and that it leads to true democracy for Egypt, including free, fair and open elections. We caution all sides against violence during this transition, and we will be watching the situation closely. We wish the Egyptian people the best in their next steps toward determining their own future under a democratic process.”