TAKOMA PARK, Md (WJZ) – Thomas “Tommy” Raskin, the son of Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin and Sarah Bloom Raskin have died, the Congressman’s office said Thursday he was 25 years old

“Tommy was pure magic. His brilliance and compassion knew no bounds. He was passionate about his family, friends and animals, and dedicated himself to the cause of the global poor. We are devastated and devastated to be without him,” his said Family in a statement

TAKOMA PARK, MD – 4 MAY: (L-R) Thomas Raskin, Sarah Bloom Raskin and US. Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) listens as a group of Maryland residents calling themselves “Pandemic Comforters” meet them on Aug. The singers wanted to take advantage of the fine weather to thank Rep Raskin for his work in Congress and offer their prayers during the coronavirus pandemic. Last week, Rep. Raskin has been spokeswoman for House Nancy Pelosi appointed to the newly created House Select Committee On Coronavirus (Photo by Drew Angerer / Getty Images)

He was a sophomore at Harvard Law School and a graduate of Amherst College. He is survived by his parents, sisters Hannah and Tabitha, and other family members

The First Lady and I offer our deepest condolences for this heartbreaking loss. I ask all Marylanders to keep the Raskin family in your prayers https: // tco / d5asbOartf

On Twitter, Gov Larry Hogan said he and First Lady Yumi Hogan express their deepest condolences to the Raskin family

Tonight, sharing love and prayers for @RepRaskin and his family The Maryland team is always with you

“Tonight, our thoughts and condolences are to my friend Representative Jamie Raskin and his wife, former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury Sarah Bloom Raskin, and the Raskin family on the loss of their son, brother and lover Thomas Bloom Raskin.” / p>

Like his mother and father, Tommy strove to make our world a better place by picking up the weakest among us – From working on Middle East policy in the Friends of National Legislation to the rigors of Harvard Law School this young man was destined to do great things at home and abroad

“Losing a child is an unthinkable tragedy On behalf of the Howard County residents, we pray with the Raskin family as we wish them strength through the days, weeks, and years to overcome such a devastating loss ”

Condolences and lots of love for the Raskin family Tommy was bright light and a joy for everyone who knew him https: // tco / tDNwlQLp69

Katherine and I speak to Jamie and Sarah at this moment of immeasurable pain for her and her family our deepest condolences and love for the loss of their beloved son Tommy from https: // tco / Z2kk5WFMd3

My deepest condolences to my friends Jamie and Sarah Raskin who lost their son Tommy today This is an incredibly difficult loss I mourn with you and all of your family We hold you tight in our minds and hearts https: // tco / oMrqh2Liyk

So much heartbreak but I send all my love @jamie_raskin, Sarah, Hannah, & Tabitha I’ve seen Tommy grow over the years & has brought light to others He will be sorely missed 💔 https: // tco / eZxpXUYlIq

Our deepest condolences go to Rep Raskin and his family for their unimaginable loss. We ask everyone to pray for them at this tragic time https: // tco / GnODRahsjQ

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This is just awful. So young I disagree with Congressman Raskin’s policies, but this is beyond politics. I’m so sorry for the family

Tommy Raskin, Jamie Raskin

World News – USA – Tommy Raskin, Son Of Rep Jamie Raskin dies at the age of 25

Source: https://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2020/12/31/tommy-raskin-son-of-rep-jamie-raskin-dies-at-age-25/