Governor Brown Issues Statement on the Passing of Sargent Shriver


Today Governor Jerry Brown issued the following statement honoring the memory of Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.

“The death of Sargent Shriver is a great loss for America. Mr. Shriver’s leadership and activism in fighting poverty, promoting peace, and creating a more compassionate society changed our nation and world for the better. Anne and I send our heartfelt condolences to former first lady Maria Shriver, Governor Schwarzenegger and the entire Shriver family.”