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U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee, R-Miss., speaks about the importance of the Mississippi Military Communities Council following a meeting with other members of the Washington delegation and state-wide elected officials, community elected officials, and community and business leaders, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Jackson, Miss. The council promotes the state's military missions at the national level and advises Gov. Bryant and legislative officials on actions that could potentially impact the missions and those communities that support them, such as Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, the Columbus Air Force Base in Columbus, and Naval Air Station in Meridian, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., right, talks with U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee, left, and his wife Tori, center, prior to resuming his campaigning in northern counties, Saturday, May 31, 2014 in Oxford, Miss. Cochran, 76, in Congress since 1973, is in the fight of his political life, a brutal, too-personal Republican primary that has drawn his bedridden wife into the melee and resulted in criminal charges against some of his opponent's supporters. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Gov. Phil Bryant speaks about the heavy investment of equipment and manpower guard units and military bases have in the state as U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, R-Miss., front left, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., second from right and U. S. Alan Nunnelee, R-Miss., right, listen following a day of meetings with the Mississippi Military Communities Council in Jackson, Miss., Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. The council promotes the state's military missions at the national level and advises Gov. Bryant and legislative officials on actions that could potentially impact the missions and those communities that support them, such as Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, the Columbus Air Force Base in Columbus, and Naval Air Station in Meridian, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)