Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Josh Gottheimer & Brian Fitzpatrick Statement on Death of Former U.S. Rep. and Problem Solver Paul Mitchell

August 18, 2021
Press Release


WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1) released the following statement regarding the death of former U.S. House of Representative and Problem Solver Paul Mitchell:

“We are saddened by the loss of our colleague and friend, Paul Mitchell.  Paul was a passionate leader who stood up for what he believed was right— even if it meant bucking his party— for the good of the country.  He understood the power of putting country before politics and working together to address real challenges in America. Paul will be greatly missed. We extend our heartfelt condolences to his wife Sherry and all of his family and friends.”