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Attorney General Nessel Issues Statement on Passing of Former Congressman Paul Mitchell

LANSING - Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel released the following statement on the passing of former U.S. Representative Paul Mitchell: 

"I am deeply saddened to learn of Congressman Mitchell's passing - a public servant who will be remembered for standing up for our democracy. Paul refused to throw away his integrity to earn political points, and while we may have disagreed on many issues, I will always respect and admire him for his commitment to doing what was right until the very end. My thoughts remain with his loved ones."