ADVISORY: Congressman Kiley to Host Pinning Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans on March 29

Mar 28, 2024
In the Community

WASHINGTON – On Friday, March 29, Representative Kevin Kiley (R-CA) will be hosting a pinning ceremony for Vietnam Veterans at Folsom Middle School at 500 Blue Ravine Rd, Folsom, CA 95630. Over 40 Vietnam Veterans and their families will be in attendance.

“On behalf of a grateful nation, I am honored to recognize the hard work and many sacrifices of our Vietnam Veterans. This Pinning Ceremony is a chance, in many cases overdue, to thank our Vietnam Veterans for their outstanding service,” said Rep. Kiley.

WHAT: The 2008 National Defense Authorization Act established the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration with an objective to thank and honor our 7 million Vietnam veterans and 10 million families of those who served for their heroic service and sacrifice on behalf of the Nation. Over 40 Vietnam Veterans will be recognized at the ceremony.

WHO: Congressman Kevin Kiley; Vietnam Veterans in CA03

WHERE: Folsom Middle School Multipurpose Room, 500 Blue Ravine Rd, Folsom, CA 95630

WHEN: Friday, March 29, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.


5:30 – Welcome Comments by Congressman Kevin Kiley.

5:35 – Presentation of the Colors by Casa Roble Air Force Jr ROTC cadets.

5:37 – National Anthem by Sara Stubbert.

5:40 – Pledge of Allegiance.

5:40 – Amazing Grace by Sara Stubbert.

5:45 – Taps by Airforce Master Sergeant Brian Wood.

5:50 – Speech – General Robert Hipwell, Placer County Veterans Stand Down.

5:55 – Speech – Lance Izumi, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army.

6:00 – Speech – Congressman Kevin Kiley.

6:05 – Presentation of the pins.

6:45 – Closing remarks by Congressman Kiley.

6:50 – Benediction.

6:55 – Group photo.

Click here for more information on Rep. Kiley’s pinning ceremony.


Recent Posts

Apr 10, 2024
Foreign Policy

Representative Kiley Visits Israel as Part of House Delegation

WASHINGTON – Representative Kevin Kiley (R-CA) traveled on a Congressional Delegation to Israel from April 1-8. The American Israel Education Foundation organized the trip, which included meetings with the Prime Minister, President, American Ambassador, and the parents of a hostage being held in Gaza. The trip included stops in Jerusalem, the Gaza envelope, the Golan Heights, […]

Mar 25, 2024
In the Community

ADVISORY: Representative Kiley to Speak At Naturalization Ceremony of 900 Candidates in Roseville

WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, Representative Kevin Kiley (R-CA) will speak at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony in Roseville. Approximately 900 candidates will become naturalized citizens at the Ceremony. “I am honored to speak at the upcoming naturalization ceremony and welcome nearly 900 new U.S. citizens. It’s hard work becoming an American citizen […]

Mar 22, 2024

Representative Kiley Votes for the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act to Complete the Budget Process for FY 24

WASHINGTON – Today Representative Kevin Kiley (R-CA) voted for the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act which included funding that he advocated for to support charter schools, increase military pay, protect the border and stop fentanyl trafficking. “While no bill is perfect, I voted for this legislation because it provides funding for key California priorities including a $3 billion […]