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Rep. Daines Honors Veterans

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BOZEMAN - On Monday, Congressman Steve Daines came back to his home town to honor veterans at the Memorial Day ceremony in Bozeman.

The ceremony was held at the Sunset Hills Cemetery. Daines was the guest speaker and paid homage to more than 100,000 veterans in Montana, which is the highest per capita in the United States.  

Daines spoke about his father who was a U.S. Marine and he acknowledged all the Gold Star and World War II veterans. He said it was an honor to be a part of this day.

"I represent a million Montanans, but I am reminded that without the sacrifice of the men and women who have served this country, we would not have the freedom," said Daines. "I get to do my job and serve people of Montana because of those who have gone before us who sacrifice for our country."

Daines also participated in the parade in Bozeman, shaking many hands of those who fought for our country.

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