Returning Victory for Cornyn

Republican U.S. Senator John Cornyn will be returning to Washington after defeating Democratic challenger Rick Noriega last night.
Cornyn told his supporters in Austin that he plans to re-double his efforts to represent Texans on Capitol Hill.

image of speaker, click here for audio"Let me repeat something that I said during the course of the campaign, no matter where you live, no matter who you are, no matter what your station in life my be — I'm absolutely determined to represent everyone of you to the best of my ability."

Noriega, who's from Houston, called Cornyn to congratulate him before he conceded the race last night.
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Jack Williams

Director of News Programming

News Director Jack Williams has been with Houston Public Radio since August of 2000. He's also a reporter and anchor for Houston Public Radio's local All Things Considered segments...