FORT WORTH - Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12), the lead Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, released the following statement praising the Navy’s Blue Angels flyover of Fort Worth to honor essential workers and healthcare personnel during the coronavirus pandemic. The flyover will occur this Wednesday, May 6th, over Fort Worth at 11:00 AM CT and last roughly 35 minutes.

“I’m proud to partner with the Navy to bring the Blue Angels to Fort Worth, showcasing our community’s deep appreciation to the brave doctors, nurses, first responders, and essential workers on the frontlines of our nation’s fight against the coronavirus.

“These are unexpected, unprecedented times, but I know our community and country will emerge stronger than before. I’m proud to bring this display of national unity and support for those keeping our communities safe to Texas 12.”