WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after House passage of a bill to provide necessary resources to continue essential military efforts abroad:
“One of our highest responsibilities and priorities as Members of Congress is to maintain a strong military and responsibly fund our nation’s armed forces. Now more than ever it is of the utmost importance that our men and women in uniform have the resources necessary to protect Americans both at home and abroad. I proudly supported this legislation and urge President Obama to swiftly sign this measure into law.”
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Caroline Boothe, Communications Director