Longtime SE Texas US Rep. Jack Brooks dead at 89
POSTED: Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 7:14am
Brooks road in motorcade when JFK was gunned down in Dallas
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Jack Brooks, who spent 42 years in Congress representing his Southeast Texas district and was in the Dallas motorcade in 1963 when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, has died. He was 89.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/texas/article/Longtime-SE-Texas-US-Rep-Jack-Brooks-dead-at-89-4091802.php