Mount Vernon, Va. – Former Governor and U.S. Senator George Allen issued the following statement today, mourning the loss of Tony Snow.
“Susan and I are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of our friend Tony Snow. He was truly an exceptionally positive, wonderful friend and a leader in all his pursuits in life. He was always grounded in foundational principles and understood the sentiments of the American people.
“Our family enjoyed seeing him at church from time to time and were inspired by his cheerful spirit. We all must remain inspired by Tony and enjoy life to the fullest. Our prayers are with, and our hearts ache, for his dear wife Jill and their three children, in whom Tony’s blood and spirit lives on. So many people were blessed to have had Tony as a true friend and optimistic leader for wholesome American values.”