TOPEKA – (December 5, 2021) – Kansas Attorney General Derek and Jennifer Schmidt issued the following statement in connection with today's passing of Senator Bob Dole:
"America has lost a national hero and Kansas a favorite son. A powerful example of the courage and integrity of the Greatest Generation, Senator Dole dedicated his life - in the military and in elected office - to selfless service to his beloved country and his fellow Americans. Jennifer's and my prayers are with the family of this extraordinary person. God bless America."