Jul 4, 2014

Las Cruces, NM (July 4, 2014) Today, Congressman Steve Pearce issued the following statement recognizing Independence Day.

"Today, I want to wish all Americans a Happy Independence Day. On this day, 238 years ago, our Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence. This symbol of freedom spoke of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. America remains a beacon for individual liberty and opportunity for the world. As my fellow New Mexicans join with family and friends today, I encourage us all to take a moment to honor the men and women in uniform, who fight so that we may life free. God bless all who serve in victory and valor, so that we may celebrate this Independence Day."

Congressman Pearce will participate in Fourth of July celebrations in New Mexico, attending events in Las Cruces and Silver City.