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March 19, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON—“Today is not a day for celebration, but a time when this nation should reflect upon the true meaning of our involvement in Iraq.  We can take heart in the fact that the most brutal aspects of this conflict seem to be coming to an end.  And we continually marvel at the courage and bravery of our young men and women in uniform who face the hardest responsibility we can imagine.  They deserve our honor and our enduring allegiance.

September 14, 2012 Press Release

After a moving ceremony at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland led by the President of the United States Barack Obama, Vice President Joseph Biden and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who received the remains of four Americans killed recently in an attack against the American consulate in Libya, Rep. John Lewis made this statement:

January 23, 2012 Press Release

“President Barack Obama presented an inspiring vision of the future to the Congress and the American people tonight. An America built to last should certainly be the hope of every member of Congress and every citizen of this nation.