A roundup of Fourth of July messages from lawmakers across the nation.
Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulThis week: GOP picks up the pieces after healthcare defeat Trump, GOP fumble chance to govern GOP senators pitch alternatives after House pulls ObamaCare repeal bill 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 McCainThis week: GOP picks up the pieces after healthcare defeat Democrats step up calls that Russian hack was act of war McCain: Trump admin must fill State Dept. jobs MORE (R-Ariz.) said he's honored to spend the day with Arizona's National Guard.
Sen. Thad CochranThad CochranOvernight Defense: FBI chief confirms Trump campaign, Russia probe | Senators push for Afghan visas | Problems persist at veterans' suicide hotline Senators ask to include visas for Afghans in spending bill Shutdown politics return to the Senate MORE (R-Miss.) thanked U.S. troops for serving the nation.
Rep. Tom CottonTom CottonCotton: House 'moved a bit too fast' on healthcare Sunday shows preview: Aftermath of failed healthcare bill Senators introduce new Iran sanctions 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