|Loebsack Joins USO on National Day of Service to Honor Military|
|News Releases - Military & Veterans News|
|Written by Joe Hand|
|Friday, 14 September 2012 14:39|
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack today joined the USO for a care package stuffing event to honor and thank members of our military on this National Day of Service. Operation USO Care Package was initiated by the USO in 2001 as a response to 9/11 to provide our troops deployed overseas with much needed toiletries and entertainment items and international calling cards so they can stay in touch with loved ones here at home.
“I am honored to join the USO to give back to our troops who are protecting our freedom overseas, especially on this day as we participate in service activities to remember the victims of the 9/11 attack and honor the men and women who are serving our nation,” said Loebsack. “Our servicemembers devote themselves to our country each and every day with honor and distinction. Providing them with a care package is a simple but meaningful way we can thank them for their service and lift their spirits.”A high resolution copy of the photo can be seen here.
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