05.25.15

Senator David Perdue Thanks Our Nation’s Heroes

Asks Georgians to take the opportunity to thank a veteran

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) today made the following statement commemorating Memorial Day:

“Today, we pause to thank our nation’s service men and women, and to honor those who have sacrificed their lives so that we may live in a land of freedom and opportunity. America’s heroes, and their families, deserve our eternal gratitude and our prayers.

“Though this is a sacred day, it is a stark reminder that every day is an opportunity to thank our nation’s heroes for protecting our freedoms. Georgia has a proud military tradition, and as a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, I will work to ensure that we are able to uphold the promises we have made to them and their families.”