Cummings Issues Statement to Commemorate Memorial Day

May 27, 2013
Press Release


Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released the following statement in recognition of Memorial Day:

“It is my great honor to join Americans nationwide in recognizing Memorial Day.  On this occasion we remember our soldiers by pausing to commemorate their service and sacrifice.  We are all eternally indebted to the brave men and women who gave their lives to protect our country and way of life, and I extend my gratitude and prayers this Memorial Day and everyday to the families of our fallen soldiers.”