State's Newest Senator Opens East Texas Office

Texas' newest U.S. Senator is setting up shop in downtown Tyler.

Republican Senator John Cornyn met with supporters in his new regional office in the Regions Bank Building this morning. He pledges to work for East Texans as he starts his role in Washington.

During his brief visit, the Senator was presented with a personalized pair of cowboy boots, emblazoned with his name and the senate seal.