FORT WAYNE, IND. - Indiana State Senator and Third Congressional District candidate, Liz Brown, released the following statement upon learning that Justice Antonin Scalia has died:
"The family of Justice Antonin Scalia is in my prayers as we learn of this remarkable man's death. Justice Scalia was a fierce defender of the Constitution and his presence on the highest court of the land will be greatly missed. His death leaves a major void on the Supreme Court."
Liz Brown, a Republican, seeks to represent Indiana's Third Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Brown currently serves Indiana Senate District 15 in the state legislature and is a former member of the Fort Wayne City Council. She has a long history of community involvement including roles with Boys and Girls Clubs, Cub Scouts, Parkview Hospital Ethics Committee, Notre Dame Club of Fort Wayne and various school boards. As a registered Civil and Domestic Mediator with her own mediation business, Liz maintains a number of associations in the legal field. Liz and her husband of 33 years, Steve, have seven children.