Rep. Frelinghuysen reacts to President Obama's speech on the Islamic State

Washington, D.C.  Congressman Rodney P. Frelinghuysen (NJ-11) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s speech to the nation last night about the Islamic State:

“In recent weeks, the American people have awakened to the dire threat posed by the terrorist group, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a brutal extremist organization.  I welcome the President’s new focus on ISIS and look forward to further engagement with the White House on their plan.”