Sequestration may be cutting back some federal and military travel now, but congressmen are still making their trips back to their home districts to talk with constituents.
As sequestration cuts draw near, 13th District Congressman Mac Thornberry says he's happy to be chosen to serve on three House of Representative Committees that deal with protecting the US.
Thornberry says he voted for the bill, though it comes with its imperfections.
With just four months left in her term as US senator, Kay Bailey Hutchison, who pioneered many efforts to improve and strengthen Sheppard Air Force Base, witnessed the completion of one last project today.
U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry discusses economy and Romney's vice presidential pick at a Texoma business meeting.
When Congressman Mac Thornberry visited Wichita Falls yesterday to brief
the Sheppard Military Affairs Committee, he discussed the increasing
threat of cyber attacks.
He told the committee the world is moving fast ... But laws and policies in America are not keeping up.
He also said if terrorists are able to launch cyber attacks against U.S. cities or the U.S. military ... there could be devastating consequences.