WATCH: Gov. Abbott gives remarks at Sheppard Air Force Base
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott visited Sheppard Air Force Base on Tuesday to meet with United States Air Force representatives.
The governor discussed the state’s ongoing support of military bases, service members and veterans in Texas. The governor’s full remarks can be watched below:
“There has long been a deep and enduring bond between the State of Texas and the U.S. military, and on behalf of a grateful state, I want to thank the men and women of Sheppard Air Force Base for your service and sacrifice for our nation,” said Abbott. “Not only is Sheppard Air Force Base critical to the defense of our nation, but it is also a valued member of the Wichita Falls community. Your impact helps small businesses grow and succeed, boosts the local school system, and contributes to a strong and thriving community. Our service members mean so much to Wichita Falls, to Texas, and to the entire nation, and we will continue to tirelessly support those who defend our nation.”
Copyright 2021 KAUZ. All rights reserved.