April 10, 2019

Joint Statement from the Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and the County Council President Nancy Navarro on the Passing of Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates Michael E. Busch

Maryland’s Speaker of the House
of Delegates, Michael E. Busch
“We join many Marylanders mourning the death of Maryland’s Speaker of the House of Delegates, Michael E. Busch. Speaker Busch’s contributions made a difference in the lives of residents all around the State and here in Montgomery County.  Through his leadership, many more Marylander’s have access to affordable health care and a quality public education system.  Because of Speaker Busch’s strong support this year for the Kirwan Commission’s recommendations, the course has been charted for our public k-12 education system to be the best in the nation.  Speaker Busch was a man of high integrity, and he led the House of Delegates accordingly.  Maryland’s longest-serving Speaker of the House and the man behind so many milestone accomplishments will be missed by all.”