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Aug 02 2011

Paying tribute to Texas’ space legacy

By U.S. Senator John Cornyn On July 20th, 1969, the Apollo 11 crew marked an unprecedented journey, inspiring human exploration for generations to come. Astronaut Neil Armstrong reported the landing of the first manned mission on the moon with the assuring words, “Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.” While the world held its …

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Jun 21 2011

$8,372,357 grant for airport improvements in Tyler announced

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport will receive a federal grant worth $8,372,357 for airport improvements, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn announced. The funding comes through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) within the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). “These funds will be used to address needed maintenance and safety improvements at Tyler Pounds Regional Airport,” Sen. Cornyn said. …

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May 31 2011

Far from home, but not lost

By U.S. Sen. John Cornyn Ten years ago, a group of 130 young men arrived in Dallas after a nearly impossible journey that included thousands of miles walking through jungles and desert and years living in refugee camps with minimal rations. These were the “Lost Boys of Sudan.” When the Second Sudanese Civil War broke …

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May 31 2011

Senator Cornyn visits East Texas

U.S. Senator John Cornyn recently made several stops while touring East Texas.  He visited Tyler’s East Texas Food Bank Community Garden Project in honor of its first anniversary and second harvest.  He commended the innovative project and its expert coordination by community partners, including local residents who have donated land and supplies, the Smith County …

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Mar 17 2011

Longview airport to receive extra funds

U.S. Senator John Cornyn of Texas has announced Longview’s East Texas Regional Airport will be receiving a federal grant of $461,555 to finance upgrading airport facilities. The grant is being provided by the Federal Aviation Administration, which is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. “These funds will be used to address needed maintenance and …

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Feb 03 2011

Fort Hood Shootings: Cornyn, Hutchison commend report

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U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) today released the following statements regarding the release of the Generic Cialis bipartisan report by Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Joe Lieberman (ID- CT) and Ranking Member Susan Collins (R-ME) on the failures of the U. S. government to prevent the November …

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