Thad Cochran a former Republican senator from Mississippi is dead.
The deceased senator served for some four decades he was aged 81
His successor, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith,said on thursday
“Cochran used his considerable influence, especially while serving as chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, to direct billions of dollars to Mississippi.”
. “He treated everyone with distinction, and had a caring and concerned heart for the constituents and the state he so dearly loved.”
Cochran was a fearless but active politician who used his wealth of experience and his influence to better the lives of the people of his constituent, he will be greatly missed.
After his death, President Trump called him a “real Senator with incredible values” who “never let our Country (or me) down!”