A Veterans Day Message from First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden

Posted by: Audiegrl
Written by Dr. Jill Biden

On the eve of Veteran’s Day, I wanted to write today with a simple message to our nation’s veterans: thank you. Over the past two years, I have joined with our First Lady to explore the issues faced by our service members and their families – while they are deployed and once they return home. In my work and travels, I am always inspired by the commitment of our military service members and truly grateful for all they do for our country. This Administration is working hard to care for our service members and veterans – making historic investments in health, family support, education, and economic opportunity for our veterans – but there is a role for every one of us in showing support.

The First Lady and I recently taped the following public service announcement together to honor our Veterans on November 11, 2010 and encourage you to visit Veterans.com and Serve.gov. On Veteran’s Day and every day, it’s our sacred duty to honor the service of those who sacrifice for our country – and we all can play a role. Through groups like MissionServe and opportunities at www.Serve.gov, Americans can find a way to help in their own communities. Please join me in this effort.


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Filed under Change, Dr. Jill Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama, Military, Uncategorized, Veterans, Veterans Day

One response to “A Veterans Day Message from First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden

  1. These two women and their husbands are always on the job with our military families and have shown great sincerity in their push for the needs of our veterans.
    Thank you veterans for serving and thank you Michelle and Jill for your representation and
    pushing the rest of us to do more for those who have protected our freedoms.

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