Virginia Senate Democrats Mourn the Passing of Governor Linwood Holton

October 29, 2021

“We are incredibly saddened to learn of the passing of Virginia’s 61st Governor and friend to many, Linwood Holton. His service to our Commonwealth and our Nation are unrivaled, and his dedication to equality, mental health care, and protecting the environment laid foundations for Virginia’s success today.

“Virginia Senate Democrats offer our deepest condolences to Governor Holton’s family and friends, especially former Secretary of Education Anne Holton and her husband Senator Tim Kaine. You are in our thoughts this evening and in the difficult days to come.”