Senator Lamar Alexander to deliver farewell address Wednesday

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WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 19: U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) holds a confirmation hearing for Eugene Scalia to become the next U.S. Labor Secretary on September 19, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WJHL) – Retiring United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) will deliver his goodbye remarks from the Senate floor on Wednesday, December 2.

Alexander will make his address at 10:30 a.m., according to a release from his office.

The farewell speech can be viewed on Wednesday by clicking here.

Alexander was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2002 and re-elected in both 2008 and 2014.

He also served as the governor of Tennessee from 1979 until 1987.

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