The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel: Remembering 9/11
Author: The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Editorial Board - September 11, 2018 - Updated: September 11, 2018
“There will be no going back to the era before September the 11th, 2001.”
— George W. Bush
In the immediate aftermath of the attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people, we were a nation united. On the evening of the attacks, some 150 members of both Congressional parties joined hands singing “God Bless America” on the steps of the Capitol.