Statement on the Passing of the Honorable Gerard P. Conley, Sr.
PORTLAND, ME—Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) released the following statement on the passing of the Honorable Gerard P. Conley Sr.:
“I was saddened to learn of the passing of Gerard P. Conley Sr, who served as President of the Maine Senate and Mayor of the City of Portland. Jerry was a giant in Portland and Maine politics; a proud father to 13 children and grandfather and great-grandfather to numerous relatives. A champion of the working and middle class in Maine, Jerry will be remembered as the true public servant he was.”