Senator Brian Birdwell, left, is addressed by Senator Leticia Van de Putte, second from left, chair of the Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Committee, as they and Senator Jose ... more 
Senator Brian Birdwell, left, is addressed by Senator Leticia Van de Putte, second from left, chair of the Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Committee, as they and Senator Jose Rodriguez, Senator Sylvia Garcia, and Senator Larry Taylor, right, hold a hearing at Bayport Container Terminal, Administration Building, Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Pasadena, Texas. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Melissa Phillip) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Houston Chronicle, Melissa Phillip
Thu, Jun 12, 2014 6:45 PM EDT