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Representative Baldwin discusses Fort Hood ceremony

FORT HOOD (WKOW) -- RepresentativeTammy Baldwin attended Tuesday’s memorial ceremony at Fort Hood, Texas.

While at Fort Hood, Baldwin met briefly with Major Laura Suttinger of Ft Atkinson, WI who heads the 467th Combat Stress Control Detachment. Baldwin also met with the family of Captain Russell Seager of Pleasant Prairie, WI who was killed during the attack.

“It was important for me to represent the people of South Central Wisconsin at Fort Hood in support and honor of our Wisconsin soldiers and their comrades,” said Congresswoman Baldwin. “Our hearts go out to the families of those killed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the wounded and all those who suffered from this heinous act. We wish them a speedy recovery. Their sacrifices give added meaning to this Veterans’ Day.”

Governor Jim Doyle and Senator Herb Kohl also attended the memorial.

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