Reid Statement on the Passing of Reverend Marion Bennett

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid today released the following statement on the passing of Las Vegas Reverend Marion Bennett.

“I’m terribly saddened to hear of the passing of my good friend Reverend Marion Bennett. Since his arrival in Las Vegas in 1960, Marion fought hard to ensure equal rights for all and his legacy will surely continue to inspire generations of Nevada’s youth. My thoughts are with his family during this difficult time.”