Pelosi Statement on the Passing of Congressman Charlie Norwood

February 13, 2007
Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the death of Republican Congressman Charlie Norwood of Georgia:

'It is always with deep regret that we learn that one of our own has passed away. Congressman Charlie Norwood was a plain-spoken and passionate public servant.  He fought for and served America as a combat medic in Vietnam. As a member of Congress, he did his best to serve his constituents, his conscience, and his country. He faced the end of his life and his sickness with great bravery and dignity.

'My thoughts and prayers are with his wife Gloria and his two children during this sad time.'