State Senate candidate reflects on forebears' sacrifices in challenging times
March 26, 2020
To the Editor:
My Facebook page reminded me this week of a photo I took in 2011 of the Iwo Jima Memorial. It was a timely reminder of the hard challenges our country has faced before. That memorial is officially called the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial and it recognizes all our Marines who have given their lives in defense of the United States. The memorial shows our Marines working together to raise the American flag.
We can face today’s challenges by tackling them together.
I was inspired to dedicate my life to serving our country and our community by my grandfather who spent his caree...