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Sen. Walsh Reacts to Malmstrom

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Senator Walsh also weighed in with his thoughts on the recent happenings at Malmstrom Air Force Base. Walsh gave his condolences to the entire Malmstrom air force base family. And when looking toward the future Senator Walsh says he will pick up where his predecessor former Senator Max Baucus left off in preserving our Air Force Base.

"Because I understand the importance of it from a national stand point and from a security perspective. I understand the importance from the state, the impact that it has on the state of Montana the impact that it has on the state of Montana and so I will pick up where Baucus left off and Senator Tester and I will work hard to make sure that the mission here at Malmstrom remains here at Malmstrom," says Senator Walsh.

On Thursday, Col. Robert Stanley stepped down from his post as Malmstrom Air Force Base Commander. His daughter Beth Stanley took to Facebook today commending her father for 25 years of dedicated service to the United States Military.

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