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On Monday, all across our country, Americans will pause to reflect and remember the fateful, tragic events of September 11, 2001.
The terrorists who attacked the United States on that day, sought not just to take the lives of U.S. citizens, they hoped to break America’s spirit. But they failed. Instead, they quickly learned that America’s fighting men and women are the strongest in the history of the world.
As long as this nation endures, Americans will forever be inspired by the faithful, courageous words and deeds of the heroes from that day.
On this solemn day, we pay a debt of honor and remember the families who lost loved ones when planes struck the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a field in Shanksville, Pa. While we pause today to remember the tragic loss of 2,977 innocent lives on 9/11 and the heroes forged that day and in the years since, we also must remain vigilant when confronted by the evil foes that seek to destroy the American way of life and all that we hold