The Commander-in-Chief, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Secretary of Defense all publicly support allowing gay and lesbian Americans to serve openly in the Armed Forces of the United States. This is a significant and long overdue development that I wholeheartedly endorse.
Today on the eighth anniversary of September 11, 2001, we honor the memory of the victims, extend our thoughts and prayers to the victims’ families, and recognize the heroism and courage displayed during rescue and recovery missions. It is a day none of us will ever forget.
Save the Date: McCollum Announces Dedication Ceremony for Mayor Sandberg Post Office on June 22
Memorial Day is a time for all Americans to remember those who have sacrificed in service to our country. This special holiday is our opportunity to honor America's veterans and the service men and women now protecting our freedoms.