March 27, 2014
Boston – Senator Richard Ross (R-Wrentham) has issued the following statement:
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families of Lieutenant Edward J. Walsh and Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy today. These courageous men tragically lost their lives while protecting the safety of the City of Boston. Their valor and heroism will not be forgotten.
To all of the firefighters who answered the call yesterday, I commend you and offer my sincerest thanks and gratitude. Your commitment to public safety and protecting the community went above and beyond the call of duty.
Firefighters across the Commonwealth work diligently to uphold our public safety each and every day. I cannot overstate my appreciation and respect for these brave men and women. Their courage and determination make our communities safe and secure for our children and families.”