Statement on Lola Aiken

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today issued the following statement on the passing of Lola Aiken, the widow of the former Vermont governor and U.S. Senator George Aiken:

“Jane and I were saddened to learn of the passing of Lola Aiken. She and her husband were important partners in life, in politics and in their strong commitment to the state of Vermont.