29 Sep '16, 7pm

"We have the best military because we have the best people," says @POTUS during his visit @ArmyFortLee

"We have the best military because we have the best people," says @POTUS during his visit @ArmyFortLee

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama thanked service members at Fort Lee, Virginia, Wednesday, Sept. 28, and said the nation will honor its debts to those who serve. The president also held a town-hall meeting with the troops hosted by Jake Tapper that broadcast on CNN Wednesday night. "We had an important discussion about how our nation has to uphold its obligations to you and your families," Obama said. "You serve us with such distinction every day, [and] I want to make sure we're doing right by you." Fort Lee is the home of the Combined Arms Support Command. The president noted that the logistic support that emanates from the post is what makes the U.S. military the best in the world. U.S. troops can deploy anywhere in the world and know they will have what they need, when they need it, thanks to the work of the people at Fort Lee, the president said. NO GLORY "You don'...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/175970/obama_thanks_troops_p...

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