A roundup of Fourth of July messages from lawmakers across the nation.
Sen. Rand Paul (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 McCain (R-Ariz.) said he's honored to spend the day with Arizona's National Guard.
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) thanked U.S. troops for serving the nation.
Rep. Tom Cotton (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