TRENTON, NJ – In honor of Memorial Day, Governor Chris Christie released the following statement:

“On this Memorial Day, we remember the brave men and women, and their families, who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedom and democracy.

"Let’s fly our flags in their honor, adorn their memorials with flowers, and offer up prayers in their names.

"Their unparalleled selflessness and American patriotism allows us to thankfully celebrate our liberty on this day and all the days ahead with our family, friends and neighbors.”