Hoeven Statement on the Passing of Senator McCain

          WASHINGTON — Senator John Hoeven today issued the following statement after the passing of Senator John McCain:

          “Mikey and I extend our heartfelt condolences to Cindy and the entire McCain family, and they remain in our prayers. John was a colleague, and he was also my friend. Few have demonstrated his level of commitment to this country, through his bravery in the armed forces and his long tenure in Congress. We join with his loved ones and the nation in mourning his passing and honoring his memory.”