Senate Intelligence Committee Statement on the Passing of Matt Pollard

WASHINGTON – The bipartisan membership of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence made the following statement on the death of Committee staffer Matt Pollard:

“It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of Committee staff member Matt Pollard.  Matt lost his life on Monday at the age of 52.  Matt is survived by his mother, his three sisters, and his beloved son Bradley.  Matt was a member of the Army National Guard, a valued staff member, and a wonderful father.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and his friends across the United States Senate, the Armed Forces, and the Intelligence Community.  We will miss his expertise, his infectious sense of humor, and, most importantly, his friendship.”