Richmond, VA – Democratic Party of Virginia Chairman Brian Moran released the following statement today congratulating President Obama and the brave men and women responsible for pursing and killing terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden:
“This is a great victory for our nation and our world. President Obama and the brave men and women of the armed services and the intelligence community succeeded in bringing Osama Bin Laden to justice for the murder of thousands of Americans on September 11, 2011.
“We should celebrate this historic moment for our country and take a moment to remember those who died on 9/11, as well as the patriots who are fighting for this country overseas, especially those who gave their lives in defense our great nation.
“We must remain ever-vigilant the fight against terrorism, but today’s victory is a testament to the strength, will and professionalism of our troops and an honor to the memory of those we have lost.”