WWII vets storm memorial government shutdown barriers like the beaches of Normandy

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Last week, the wheelchaired vets were welcomed by military members, family, and tourists on a beautiful blue-sky day. They were welcomed home to Peoria, Ill., that evening as heroes by crowds at the airport.

I hope the good folks of Gulfport, Miss., show up when these guys get home tonight and show them a real heroes' welcome, too.

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