Jan 16 2006
Soldiers Express Concerns to Senator
CBS 4, WTVY
By Lauren Davis
Instead of staying at home for the Martin Luther King holiday, Monday morning many soldiers went to
Senator Shelby listened to their concerns about the federal government.
Chief Warrant Officer 4 Joel Koon is stationed at Hunter Army Air Field in
While visiting his family in the Wiregrass, he came to see U.S. Senator Shelby about too much Republican spending.
Conservative Shelby told him that the republicans have to spend money, but it's not near what the democrats would be dishing out.
On other issues,
Sergeant Adam Jackson is a 0-58 Delta helicopter mechanic at
He told Senator Shelby he wants the pay gap closed between civilian and military pay.
The questions and comments are going back to
Senator Shelby also spoke more in depth about the Interstate 10 corridor to the