Senator Cortese’s Statement on the Passing of Norman Mineta

Senator Dave Cortese (D-Silicon Valley) made the following statement today:

“I’m deeply saddened to hear the news of the passing of Norman Mineta, someone I was honored to call a friend and mentor. Secretary Mineta embodied what it means to be a public servant and was an inspiration to countless leaders, including myself. His legacy will leave a lasting impression for years to come.”

For more information, contact Tara Sreekrishnan, Office of Senator Dave Cortese at 408 480 7833 or