“My experience in Iraq made me realize…that I could have died. And I just had to do more with my life.” –Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL): former U.S. Rep (IL-8), former, Asst. Sec. of Veteran Affairs, Iraq War Veteran (LTG, Ret.), double-amputee Purple Heart recipient, and all-around badass.
Happy Birthday Senator Duckworth!