Walorski Statement on 15th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks
MISHAWAKA, Ind. – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) today released the following statement commemorating the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001:
“September 11th was a dark day for America, but it was also a day of heroism and selflessness and resolve. As we remember the innocent Americans who lost their lives that day, let us also honor our brave first responders and servicemembers who risk their lives each day to protect us.
“Fifteen years later, we still face the threat of terrorists and violent extremists who aim to destroy us. We must remain unwavering in the face of evil and committed to doing all we can to keep this nation safe.”
Congresswoman Walorski today will take part in the 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at the Freedom Memorial at St. Patrick’s Park in South Bend. She will also attend the Patriot Day Ride 9/11 Ceremony in Goshen.
Walorski represents the 2nd Congressional District of Indiana, serving as a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, House Armed Services Committee and House Committee on Agriculture.