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Flores Looks Ahead To Freshman Term

Jan. 4, 2011

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Bill Flores' victory in November's midterm elections signaled a changing of the guard here in Central Texas, with a newcomer defeating 20 year Democratic incumbent Chet Edwards. That change was part of a national wave, with Republicans taking back the house. Now Flores is one of those candidates who finds himself a congressman, looking to act on the issues he campaigned on. He said the transition has been a fascinating time for him.

We'll hear part two of our conversation with the newly sworn-in Congressman tomorrow, when he talks about how he'll address the issues that were the focal point of his campaign. For KWBU News, I'm Derek Smith.

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