ERIC SCHMITT, Senator for Missouri

WASHINGTON — Senator Schmitt released the following statement on the retirement of Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03):

“Representative Luetkemeyer has honorably served his constituents since 2009 and has been a strong advocate for Missourians since taking office. I have come to know him as a good and decent man. It has been an honor to serve in the 118th Congress with Rep. Luetkemeyer, and I wish him nothing but the best in the next chapter of his life. Thank you Representative Luetkemeyer for your service to Missouri and your service to the United States,” said Senator Eric Schmitt.