Mission, Texas Brain

Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Mission Favorite Son, Lloyd Bentsen Passed Away

Today we receive news that one of Mission's favorite sons, Lloyd Bentsen, has passed away in Houston at age 85. Lloyd Bentsen once served as Hidalgo County Judge, he served in the U.S. House of Reps and Senate, and ran for Vice President. His most recent notable post was as Secretary of the Treasury. You can read more about the statesman at the Houston Chronicle.

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