HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement in honor of Memorial Day.
“Today, we pause to remember those who have fallen in defense of our great nation,” Gleason said. “Memorial Day is a special opportunity to reflect and give thanks to those brave men and women who have answered the call to serve in our Armed Forces as well as their families who share in their sacrifices.
“As a veteran, I am proud of the number of current and former members of the Armed Forces who have taken leadership roles in our Party, including Congressmen Joe Pitts, Tim Murphy and Scott Perry, and our veterans in the state Senate and state House.
“The Republican Party of Pennsylvania would like to thank all of the men and women who have served in our military and their families, and we will continue to work to ensure their efforts and legacies are never forgotten.”