Portland, Oregón – Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley made the following statement upon learning the news of Dave Frohnmayer’s passing.
“I was shocked and saddened to hear the news of Dave Frohnmayer’s passing today. His contributions throughout the state and especially in the Eugene community will forever be remembered. As a state legislator, Oregon’s Attorney General and longtime President at the University of Oregon he has impacted countless Oregonians and helped shape our state’s success. My heart goes out to the Fronhmayer family, and Mary and I will be holding them in our thoughts and prayers.”