Stivers Drums Up Support For New National Veterans Memorial And Museum In Ohio – Ripon Advance
Stivers drums up support for new National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Ohio – Ripon Advance
During a hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH) urged the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs to support legislation that would nationally designate a new veterans museum and memorial being built in downtown Columbus.
The National Veterans Memorial and Museum Act, H.R. 1900, introduced by Stivers in April, seeks to create the only public museum in the United States that is dedicated solely to sharing the experiences of veterans of all eras, conflicts, and branches of service. The memorial and museum will provide visitors with a view of American history only known through …