Veterans Day 2016
‘For every veteran across this great land: Thank you. Thank you for your service.’
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell delivered the following remarks in observance of Veterans Day, Friday, November 11th:
The following is a transcript of the Majority Leader’s message:
“America’s freedoms were earned by the sacrifices of our nation’s Veterans. On this Veterans Day, we honor the brave men and women, past and present, who have so valiantly served in uniform.
“I’m proud to represent the more than 330,000 Veterans who live in Kentucky. I have a simple message for them, and for every veteran across this great land: Thank you. Thank you for your service. Today we pay tribute to you. And we pay tribute to those who gave their lives for our country.”
Related Issues: America's Military, Veterans