The future of the Niagara Falls Air Reserve station has been "up in the air" for sometime. Some 800+ jobs are at stake. After an invitation from Rep. Kathy Hocul, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta agreed to visit the Airbase this Thursday, according to WIVB TV.
Yesterday many people across the country were unfamiliar with the name Kathy Hochul. Today she is the Congresswoman elect from New York's 26th congressional district, beating Jane Corwin, Jack Davis and Ian Murphy.