Thursday, February 26, 2015

First Lady to join Laura Bush at 9/11 Flight 93 ceremony

Word from the White House this morning is that First Lady Michelle Obama will join former First Lady Laura Bush in remembering the 40 passengers and crew who died aboard Flight 93 on 9/11.

First Lady to join Laura Bush at 9/11 Flight 93 ceremony

Word from the White House this morning is that First Lady Michelle Obama will join former First Lady Laura Bush in Shanksville next month to remember the 40 passengers and crew who died aboard Flight 93 on 9/11. 

Laura Bush confirmed she would attend the ceremony last month saying we “must never forget the brave sacrifice of these extraordinary men and women.”

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Gov. Rendell also are expected to attend.

Construction is underway on the memorial and national park ahead of the dedication on the 10th anniversary next year.

 

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