August 26, 2018


WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today issued the following statement on the passing of Senator John McCain:

“Few Americans will ever mean more to their country than Senator John McCain. He embodied the meaning of service and patriotism and was a true American hero. We will miss the dedication and commitment of John McCain, and it is our sincere hope that his legacy will serve as a reminder to future generations of Americans of a life fulfilled. Our heartfelt prayers and condolences go out to Cindy and the entire McCain family.”

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.