Menendez Statement on Passing of Newark City Historian Clement Alexander Price

Menendez Statement on Passing of Newark City Historian Clement Alexander Price

NEWARK, NJ - U.S. Senator Robert Menendez today released the following statement on the passing of Newark City Historian and Rutgers University-Newark Professor Dr. Clement Alexander Price:

"I am very saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Clement Alexander Price. He was a celebrated historian, a distinguished educator, a passionate public intellectual and an ardent champion of the arts. Dr. Price had an unwavering commitment to community, stood for social justice and helped us all understand the present and future through recognition of our cultural diversity and shared experience. He inspired many and his loss will be profoundly felt. My thoughts and prayers are with Dr. Price's family, friends and all who miss him."

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