Tag Archive: U.S. Sen. John Cornyn

Jul 31 2013

Lone Star State: Experiencing Texas’ natural beauty

Whether it’s a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters of the Frio River or horseback riding on the trails of the Palo Duro Canyon, Texas is home to 95 diverse state parks, historic sites, and natural areas that offer countless excursions for Texans and the millions who visit our state each year. This month …

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Jan 31 2013

Remembering the Space Shuttle Columbia Crew

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Ten years ago this week, on February 1, 2003, America and the world received the tragic news that Mission Control at Johnson Space Center had lost contact with the Space Shuttle Columbia while it was crossing the heavens at nearly 15,000 mph. At approximately 9:00 a.m., within seconds of the last communication received from the …

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Oct 13 2011

Where hope is born

By U.S. Sen. John Cornyn Lured by advertisements painting a “land of milk and money” and promises of “free land,” thousands of European families immigrated to the United States in the 1800s. Sadly, overcrowding in northeastern port cities led to unsanitary conditions and diseases that claimed the lives of many overworked parents. This resulted in …

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