VIDEO: Cantwell Releases Holiday Message To Troops And Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) released the following video statement as a holiday message for members of the United States Armed Forces serving overseas and veterans.

Link to video.

“Happy holidays to all the men and women serving overseas this holiday season,” Cantwell said. “We are grateful for your sacrifices to defend our country’s freedom and keep us safe at home. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.

“The state of Washington is home to more than 100,000 active duty military personnel, and we are home to over 600,000 veterans. So, to those of you from Spokane, Tacoma, Puyallup, Seattle, Gig Harbor, and all over the state of Washington, please know that your neighbors and friends are thinking of you this holiday season. You make all of us in Washington proud.

“Thank you for your service, and we look forward to having you home.”