Concord - New Hampshire Democratic Party Chair Ray Buckley issued the following statement on the death of Senator Robert Byrd, the nation's longest serving United States Senator.
"New Hampshire Democrats send our condolences to Senator Byrd's family, his beloved West Virginia, and our friends at the West Virginia Democratic Party. Senator Byrd proudly dedicated his life to improving the lives West Virginia's families. For decades Senator Byrd served as the leading expert on Senate rules, traditions, and comity. In these challenging times Senator Byrd will be sadly missed."