A roundup of Fourth of July messages from lawmakers across the nation.
Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulTrump's new digital strategist quickly leaves campaign Trump: Rivals who don't back me shouldn't be allowed to run for office Trump hires Rand Paul's former digital director: report MORE (R-Ky.) tweeted patriotic lyrics from Ray Charles's hit, "America the Beautiful."
God shed His grace on thee. Sing it Ray. AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL by Ray Charles http://t.co/McGmCEuspD— Senator Rand Paul (@SenRandPaul) July 4, 2014
Sen. John McCainJohn McCainOvernight Defense: Pentagon lifts transgender ban | Navy says Iran broke law by detaining sailors Gingrich, Christie top Trump’s VP list: report Woman pushes Trump to ban Muslims from TSA MORE (R-Ariz.) said he's honored to spend the day with Arizona's National Guard.
Sen. Thad CochranThad CochranOvernight Finance: Senate sends Puerto Rico bill to Obama | Treasury, lawmakers to meet on tax rules | Obama hits Trump on NAFTA | Fed approves most banks' capital plans Senate Appropriations speeds through spending bills Week ahead: Senators face unfinished defense work MORE (R-Miss.) thanked U.S. troops for serving the nation.
Rep. Tom CottonTom CottonGingrich, Christie top Trump’s VP list: report The Trail 2016: Meet and greet and grief Cotton: No vetting for Trump VP spot MORE (R-Ariz.) reminded everyone to stay safe while celebrating the holiday.
Happy 4th of July! Be safe and have a great Independence Day weekend! pic.twitter.com/TJ5kLDpOt9— Tom Cotton (@TomCottonAR) July 4, 2014
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) kept it simple.
Happy 4th of July. #independence— Rep. Pete King (@RepPeteKing) July 4, 2014
Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas) spread some July 4 vibes also.
Wishing everyone a Happy Independence Day. pic.twitter.com/6KkiXpnvNn— Pete Sessions (@PeteSessions) July 4, 2014