Obama lays wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

President Obama laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day.

obama wreathHe was joined at the ceremony by First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden.

In his remarks the President paid tribute to the fallen.  And he pledged that the nation will care for its military veterans.

“As we have been reminded in recent days we must do more to keep faith with our veterans and their families and ensure that they get the care and benefits and opportunities that they have earned and that they deserve,” he said. “These Americans have done their duty. They ask nothing more than that our country does ours now and for decades to come.”

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