Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are tweeting about Pearl Harbor on the 71st anniversary of the day Japan attacked the Navy base in Hawaii.

Congress is marking the date by paying tribute to members of the military and current veterans as well as those in the past, with a special emphasis on “the greatest generation,” a term coined by Tom Brokaw. Reps. Hansen Clarke (D-Mich.) and Bill FloresWilliam (Bill) Hose FloresGOP focuses on law enforcement mistakes — not new gun laws Right revolts on budget deal Emboldened conservatives press Ryan to bring hard-right immigration bill to floor MORE (R-Texas) and Sen. Toomey (R-Pa.) all used the term in their tweets.

Rep. Martha RobyMartha Dubina RobyTrump meeting leaders of video game industry Former Moore campaign manager to challenge GOP rep in Alabama Brooks’s prior attacks on Trump could hurt in Alabama Senate race MORE (R-Ala.) also promoted the Honor Flight Network, a nonprofit group that funds trips for World War 2 veterans to see the World War 2 Memorial in Washington, D.C. A documentary about the program recently screened in the Capitol.

Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew Boehner4 reasons Mike Pompeo will succeed at Foggy Bottom The misunderstood reason Congress can’t get its job done GOP sees McCarthy moving up — if GOP loses the House MORE (R-Ohio) noted an Honor Flight visit in another tweet.

Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.) thought of her father, a veteran, and Rep. Mazie HironoMazie Keiko HironoZinke defends use of Japanese word: How could saying good morning 'be bad'? Duckworth on Zinke's improper use of Japanese: ‘Racism is not ok’ Zinke criticized for 'juvenile' comment at hearing MORE (D-Hawaii) had her home state on her mind.

President Obama posted a photo from his visit to the Pearl Harbor Memorial in Hawaii last year along with his official presidential proclamation marking the date.

— Alicia Cohn contributed.

Updated at 3:03 p.m.