VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria’s campaign for Congress announced that her powerful statement connecting her decades of military service as a Navy Commander with her decision to support the impeachment inquiry of President Trump reached 1.4 million views online.
The video highlights the oath Congresswoman Luria took seven times throughout her career to support and defend the constitution. Released on Veterans Day, the video has received overwhelming support from constituents and viewers across the nation.
“I first took this oath when I was 17 years old and that same oath has resonated with people in my district and across the country,” said Congresswoman Elaine Luria. “As the longest active-duty veteran serving in the House Democratic Caucus, I will not stand by and watch our Constitution be trampled on. The groundswell of support for my message demonstrates that the American people are ready to put our democracy above politics.”
Congresswoman Elaine Luria represents Virginia’s Second Congressional District, which includes all of Accomack and Northampton Counties, the cities of Virginia Beach and Williamsburg, as well as portions of Norfolk, Hampton, and York and James City Counties.