BUTLER COUNTY, IOWA – Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Senate President pro tempore, today released the following statement on the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
“For more than a quarter century on the highest court in the land, Justice Ginsburg fought tirelessly for greater justice, equality and opportunity for all people. She was a trailblazer in so many ways and for so many people. Her sharp legal mind, tenacity and resilience leave a remarkable imprint on our nation and her legacy will live on for generations to come. Barbara and I join our nation in mourning her passing,” Grassley said.
Grassley is a senior member and former chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.