Moran and Jenkins’ make statements on remembering 9/11

In this Sept. 4, 2013 photo, One World Trade Center rises above the lower Manhattan skyline in New York. Twelve years after terrorists destroyed the old World Trade Center, the new World Trade Center is becoming a reality, with a museum commemorating the attacks and two office towers where thousands of people will work set to open within the next year.AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
In this Sept. 4, 2013 photo, One World Trade Center rises above the lower Manhattan skyline in New York. Twelve years after terrorists destroyed the old World Trade Center, the new World Trade Center is becoming a reality, with a museum commemorating the attacks and two office towers where thousands of people will work set to open within the next year.AP Photo/Mark Lennihan

Sen. Moran Statement on Anniversary of 9/11

 WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) released the following statement today on the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, as well as the first anniversary of the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi:

“Twelve years after the attacks of September 11, 2001, we recall the terror of that morning and those who bravely acted on behalf of America in the seconds, days, and months following. The world has changed since that horrific morning, but the American spirit remains resilient and strong.

“We also pause remember the four American lives lost in the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi just one year ago today. As the families of those lost continue to search for answers, we must reaffirm our commitment to protecting this country and its ideals from those who wish to do us harm.”

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Congresswoman Jenkins’ Statement on Remembering 9-11

 WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (KS-02) released the following statement in honor of the 12th anniversary of the tragedy that shook our nation: September 11, 2001.

“As we honor the 9-11 heroes, victims, and their families and friends left behind, I ask Americans to pray for our brave service men and women stationed around the world who protect us here at home each and every day. We will never forget those we lost in these attacks, and it is my hope this anniversary will serve as a reminder of this great nation’s strength, resilience and commitment to the cause of freedom.”

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