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Barack Obama

Honors Remsburg again

6 Jun, 2014

From a bluff overlooking Omaha Beach, Obama points to Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg, the Army Ranger recognized at the 2014 State of the Union address, and assures the remnant of America’s ‘Greatest Generation’ their legacy is in good hands. In recognition of today’s diverse military, he tells the crowd gathered in Normandy, France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day,

For in a time when it has never been more tempting to pursue narrow self-interest, to slough off common endeavor, this generation of Americans, a new generation, our men and women of war, have chosen to do their part as well.