WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns (R-Neb.) today issued the following statement in advance of Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11:
“We pause this Veterans Day to thank the servicemen and women who have fought to defend our freedom. The bravery and sacrifices of those who proudly wear the uniform allow us to live in peace here at home, and for that we are eternally grateful.
“Nebraskans have a long and proud tradition of military service to our great country. I join my fellow Nebraskans and all Americans in honoring the men and women who have served and fought for the United States and its cherished principles of freedom, justice and democracy.”