Assembly Speaker Coughlin issued the following statement today commemorating 18th years since the September 11, 2001 terror attacks:
“18 years ago today almost 3,000 friends and neighbors lost their lives in the worst terrorist attacks in our nation’s history.
“More than 700 New Jerseyans died in the attacks on September 11, 2001.
“Today, we come together in unity to remember and honor all those affected by the tragedy. We will never forget those we lost and those heroes who sacrificed.”