In her invocation, Dawn King thanked all veterans who could hear her voice for their service and dedication to protecting Americans. State Rep. Phil King spoke of Texans defending their land since the battles of Gonzales and the Alamo and was grateful Texans still do.
“Texans have always served their country as well and in the finest tradition,” Phil King said.
Mallory said all veterans, wether they served in war or peace, should be treated as saviors of our country.
“They were all willing to die for a cause,” Mallory said.