Chuck Grassley: I hope all Iowans take a moment to remember those who have gone before us, and say a prayer for the men and women in uniform who continue risking their lives each day for this great country.
David Young: Memorial Day wasn’t made a federal holiday for backyard BBQs or sales at your favorite store. Memorial Day was created so we could set aside time to remember and recognize those who we have to thank for our freedoms, rights, and what we hold most dear.
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Congressman David Young (R-Iowa) offer Memorial Day messages remembering those who sacrificed all for our freedom.
David Young: That debt paid by our veterans is one that every American should remember, especially on Memorial Day, because it is the price of freedom.
Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) offers a Memorial Day reflection on the sacrifices made for the freedoms we all enjoy.
Washington, DC- Congressman Steve King (R-IA) released the following statement to honor the men and women who have given their lives for our county, and to encourage 5th District Iowans to take time this Memorial Day to pay respects to those brave service men and women to whom we owe our freedom. “May this Memorial […]
Note: This piece is from 2007, but is being re-posted in connection with our Memorial Day thoughts about those who have sacrificed so much on our behalf. Recently I was at the Kansas City International Airport catching a flight to Dallas/Ft. Worth on a business trip. I’d gotten to the airport a bit early and […]
While we take time this weekend to spend with family and friends, take time to remember those who have sacrificed much for our liberty. Take time to care and encourage the families of the fallen, and thank those who are currently serving as well. Last Thursday while I was at Washington Reagan National Airport there […]
Weekend plans? Don’t forget that this weekend isn’t about cookouts and missing a day of work. HT: Greg Abbot & Donna Vander Hart via email