VIDEO: “A Veteran’s Message”

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WASHINGTON — The Senate Republican Conference, chaired by Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), today released "A Veteran's Message." This video features Army veteran Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) in a brief message to honor America's heroes on Veterans Day and thank them for the sacrifices they have made to protect our nation.

 

Video transcript:

 

“One of the great honors of my life was serving in the United States Army. 

 

“During my time in Iraq and Afghanistan and on duty here at home, I worked alongside some of America’s finest. 

 

“Men and women of substance, whose lives are defined by service, valor, and sacrifice. 

 

“Today, as we honor our nation’s veterans, I want to say thank you. 

 

“Thank you to the Army, for giving me the privilege of serving my country. 

 

“Thank you to the men and women with whom I was fortunate enough to serve. 

 

“And thank you to every veteran out there, who heard and answered the call. 

 

“We will always honor your sacrifice.” 

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