Congressman Delivers U.S Capitol Flag to School
Alabama Congressman Mike Rogers visits Wellborn Elementary School to present a special flag that once flew over the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. Rogers says the flag flew in D.C. in honor of the school. He says the students take a lot of pride in the flag and he enjoys doing it for them. Rogers takes one week a month in his calendar for District Work Periods. He visits two to five counties and speaks with his local constituency.Rogers addressed the school at an assembly and also presented a certificate to school members. Rogers also took time to address national issues with TV24. Rogers says he is optimistic about the budget they did get passed. Rogers adds that the presidential campaign is going to take the oxygen out of Washington and people shouldn’t expect a lot of legislative activity.