Flags to be flown at half-staff for former senator Robert J. Dole as Biden remembers ‘statesman’ and friend


“Like all true friendships, no matter how a lot time has handed, we picked up proper the place we left off, as if it have been solely yesterday that we have been sharing fun within the Senate eating room or debating the good problems with the day, typically towards one another, on the Senate ground,” Biden mentioned in a prolonged assertion. “I noticed in his eyes the identical gentle, bravery, and dedication I’ve seen so many occasions earlier than.”