Nielsen Statement on Retirement Announcement by Representative Wally Herger

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

SACRAMENTO (January 10, 2012) Assemblyman Jim Nielsen (R - Gerber) this morning released the following statement regarding the announcement by Representative Wally Herger that he would not seek re-election to the United States House of Representatives.

 "Wally Herger has served the people of northern California with dedication and honor for more than 35 years. I'm grateful for his steadfast commitment to our conservative Northstate values and for his long record of fighting for the unique people and resources of our area.  I know Wally will continue to be a leader and strong voice for the region.  Marilyn and I wish Wally and Pam continued health and happiness," said Nielsen. "