FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 5, 2011
Statement from Speaker Sheldon Silver on
President Obama's Visit to Lower Manhattan
Today's visit by President Obama helps close a painful chapter in America's history. The ongoing redevelopment of my Lower Manhattan
community and the progress we continue to make are important symbols to the world of the resiliency of our city and that the victims of the
heinous acts of September 11, 2001 will never be forgotten.