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Cotton Statement on the Death of Former Arkansas Governor and U.S. Senator Dale Bumpers

January 2, 2016

Contact: Caroline Rabbitt (202) 224-2353

Washington, D.C.— Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement on the death of former Arkansas Governor and U.S. Senator Dale Bumpers: 

"Today I join all Arkansans in mourning the death of Dale Bumpers—a true Arkansas public servant. As both Governor and Senator, Dale’s tireless dedication to our state spanned decades and his legacy will long outlive his time in office. We are forever grateful for his service and his commitment to Arkansas. My thoughts and prayers are with the Bumpers family.”