New Mexico Labs host Congressional Delegation visit
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 11:01am
Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories this week hosted two U.S. senators as part of a Congressional delegation visit. Senators Deb Fischer, R-Neb., and Angus King, I-Maine, toured and learned about the work done at the two labs that help achieve NNSA’s nuclear security mission.
As part of the visit to Sandia, the Congressional delegation received a tour of Sandia’s MESA facilities. From left to right: Geoffrey Beausoleil, Manager, Sandia Field Office; Dr. Jerry McDowell, Sandia Deputy Labs Director & Executive Vice President for National Security Programs; Gen. Frank Klotz, DOE Undersecretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator; Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb.; Dr. Paul Hommert, Sandia President and Laboratories Director; and Sen. Angus King, I-Maine.
Members of the Congressional delegation get a historical briefing on a flag that was given to LANL after World War II. From left to right: Gen. Frank Klotz, DOE Undersecretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator Sen. Angus King, I-Maine; Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb.; and Charlie McMillan, LANL Director.