RNC Statement on the Passing of Ariel Sharon

WASHINGTON –  Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus and Co-Chairman Sharon Day released the following statement on the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon:
“On behalf of the Republican National Committee, I extend my deepest condolences to the family of Ariel Sharon and to the people of Israel,” said Chairman Priebus. “He will be long remembered for his lifetime of service to Israel–in the military and in the government. He led a remarkable life and will hold a prominent place in the history of America’s ally.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the former prime minister’s family and loved ones,” said Co-Chairman Day. “We mourn his loss with the people of Israel and take this time to recall his life and all he did to serve his nation.”