COCHRAN VISITS WITH MISSISSIPPI SERVICEMEMBER STATIONED IN ITALY
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) visits with Petty Officer 1st class Mitishia Gaines from Jackson, Miss., while meeting with the U.S. Navy 6th Fleet in Naples, Italy. Cochran, chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee and its Subcommittee on Defense, was discussing the Department of Defense, humanitarian and other governmental responses to the Mediterranean refugee crisis and the resulting impacts on regional and U.S. security.