WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 11, 2014) - U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) released the following statement on the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks:
"Today our nation pauses to remember those who lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. We will never forget them or the brave first responders who risked their lives to help their fellow Americans. I keep the families of those who lost loved ones 13 years ago in my thoughts, and share my sincere gratitude for the troops and veterans who made tremendous sacrifices since 9/11 and those that are currently serving our country both at home and abroad."