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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) issued the following statement today on the death of former Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco:

“Becky and I are deeply saddened by Gov. Blanco’s passing and extend our condolences to Coach and their children as well as to Kathleen’s mother.  Kathleen was a dedicated public servant and a loving mother, daughter and wife.  She led a remarkable life but wasn’t immune to tragedy.  She handled those tragedies with tremendous courage and unwavering faith.  True faith makes you fearless, and that faith was Kathleen’s solace and strength.  Louisiana has suffered a tremendous loss with her passing.”