Published by Big League Politics
By Jim Garamone
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2018 — America depends upon its military members’ excellence, expertise and dedication more than ever, Vice President Mike Pence told airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, yesterday.
Pence, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein visited the base in part to visit the service’s AFwerX office, which is designed to spark and sustain Air Force innovation.
‘World’s Greatest Force for Good’
Pence spoke to airmen outside the Thunderbirds hangar, and gave them President Donald J. Trump’s best regards.
“The armed forces of the United States of America are the world’s greatest force for good,” the vice president told the airmen.
“You chose to be a part of that force to follow in the contrails of our nation’s greatest heroes. You chose to do your part, at this time, to leave a legacy of freedom for generations yet to come. And while you come from the rest of us, you are the best of us,” he said.
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January 12, 2018