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Memorial Day: Honor the fallen by caring for those they leave behind

Memorial Day is one of the most sacred days of the year for our nation — and for me personally. As I reflect upon those our country has lost and those brave warriors whom I personally knew, I am reminded of the importance of not only honoring and remembering their service and sacrifice, but honoring them through action, by caring for the families they leave behind. This is not only the right thing to do, but it is also imperative for the preservation of our all-volunteer force and at the core of our character as a nation.

We would not be the America we are today without the service and sacrifice of hundreds of thousands of brave men and women who were willing to...

Read the full Op-Ed here.