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Senator Duckworth delivered first official speech on Senate floor

(Source: Office of Sen. Tammy Duckworth) (Source: Office of Sen. Tammy Duckworth)
ILLINOIS (KFVS) -

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth delivered her first official address on the Senate floor on Tuesday, April 25.

Her "maiden speech" called for a return to the common values that made Illinois and America great.

This speech is a longstanding tradition in the United States Senate, marking the moment a member makes his or her full address to the chamber.

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