Lummis pays tribute to Rylee McCollum on Senate Floor
September 16, 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) paid tribute today on the Senate floor to Rylee McCollum, a Marine from Wyoming who was killed in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan on August 26. Senator Lummis joined fellow senators in honoring the 13 U.S. service members killed in the ISIS attack outside of Kabul’s airport.
“Rylee was a Wyoming guy through and through,” Senator Lummis said. “He was born with the heart of a soldier. He joined the military right out of high school. He heard the call to defend our nation, and he didn’t hesitate to answer that call. He had pla...