Congressman Alan Nunnelee, (R-Miss.) released a statement following passage of the Honoring Our Promise to America's Veterans Act and the Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act:
"The House continued its bipartisan efforts to reopen and fund essential, non-controversial functions of the federal government. We have big disagreements in Washington, but there is no reason to let those disagreements get in the way of honoring commitments made to the men and women who protect our freedom."
Congressman Alan Nunnelee represents Mississippi's First Congressional District. He serves on the House Appropriations Committee and the House Budget Committee. This is his second term.