Sweeney Issues Statement On Passing Of John Adler

TRENTON – Senate President Steve Sweeney issued the following statement on the passing of former Congressman and State Senator John Adler:

“We lost a great person today. John Adler was a remarkable statesman, a dear colleague and a good friend. His commitment to public service and for doing what he believed was right is a testament to the kind of person he was.

“While we mourn his passing, John’s life serves as a shining example to all those who seek to make a difference through public service. My deepest condolences and prayers go out to John’s wife, Shelley, their children, family and friends.”