MONTGOMERY — On Thursday, U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL) visited Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery. Senator Tuberville received a briefing from base leadership on the important role Maxwell plays in bolstering our national security. As part of the Air University’s Distinguished Lecture Series, Senator Tuberville addressed more than 1,100 students, staff, and faculty from Air Command and Staff College and Squadron Officer School.
Senator Tuberville expressed his deep gratitude to every American who wears the uniform. He also discussed the Senate’s ongoing work of passing next year’s defense budget and policy authorization, the important role our military personnel fulfill through their voluntary service to our Nation and the importance of military readiness. Senator Tuberville emphasized the military’s mission is to win our Nation’s wars and expressed his belief that American service members will always be our most important weapon system.
Senator Tommy Tuberville represents Alabama in the United States Senate and is a member of the Senate Armed Services, Agriculture, Veterans’ Affairs, and HELP Committees.