(Sacramento, CA) – California Democratic Party (CADEM) Chair Rusty Hicks issued the following statement on the passing of U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein:
“California Democrats are saddened by the passing of Senator Dianne Feinstein & our thoughts are with her family and friends in this difficult moment.
As Mayor and Senator, she played a central role in writing the history of California and our Nation – expanding civil rights, preserving precious land, advocating for marriage equality, banning assault weapons and much more.
Senator Feinstein will be remembered as a trailblazing Californian who impacted the lives of countless Americans.”