Arguably the most dramatic scene from the partial government shutdown on Tuesday was the group of “Honor Flight” veterans breaching the barriers to visit the national World War II memorial.
Two more groups of veterans are already planning to follow their comrades through the breach.
According to an Honor Flight volunteer, two groups of World War II veterans from Missouri and Kansas will arrive Wednesday morning to visit the memorial.
The Blaze reports that about 12 members of Congress plan to join them.
That is not all. There are over 35,000 veterans scheduled to visit the memorial during the month of October, more than 900 in the next five days alone.
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