January 4, 2017 News & Press Releases · Press Releases and Announcements

DPVA Statement on the Passing of Former Virginia State Senator Charles Colgan

by Democratic Party of Virginia

Democratic Party of Virginia (DPVA) Chairwoman Susan Swecker released the following statement in response to the passing of former State Senator Charles Colgan:

"Senator Colgan was a respected and dedicated public servant who worked tirelessly on higher education and transportation in Northern Virginia. As the longest-serving Senator in Virginia's history, he was known for being an honorable statesman - garnering the respect of his colleagues on both sides of the aisle. He will be greatly missed."