02.03.09

Burr Statement on the Passing of Jim Long

U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-North Carolina) today released the following statement regarding the passing of Former North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Jim Long:
"Yesterday's news that Jim Long passed away was very saddening to our family. I had the opportunity to work with Jim on several occasions, and was always delighted when our paths crossed. His service to the state of North Carolina as the Insurance Commissioner was exemplary, and the whole state has benefited from his work. Brooke and I extend our heartfelt condolences and prayers to his wife Peg, and the rest of Jim's family."