09.10.18

Senator David Perdue Commemorates 9/11

“We will never forget the innocent lives lost, nor the bravery of the first responders.”

ATLANTA, GA – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) released the following statement ahead of the seventeenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks:

“September 11, 2001 was one of the darkest days in our country’s history. Out of that event, however, we saw the best of the American spirit. We will never forget the innocent lives lost, nor the bravery of the first responders. Our country is facing new and evolving threats, and the terrorist attacks on September 11th serve as a somber reminder that we must remain vigilant in defending the homeland. Thank you to the men and women in uniform who carry on the fight to protect our nation."

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Senator Perdue is the only Fortune 500 CEO in Congress and is serving his first term in the United States Senate, where he represents Georgia on the Armed Services, Banking, Budget, and Agriculture Committees.