Gov. Kempthorne Visits Troops in Texas.



By Tom Lopez

Idaho Governor Dirk Kempthorne takes a trip to Texas.

He spent time with national guardsmen training this week.

The troops training at Fort Hood are set for a year–long deployment to Afghanistan.

Kempthorne says it's his duty as governor to ensure that soldiers have adequate training and equipment.

He also says he's happy with the contributions the troops and their families are making to the war effort.

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