The first woman elected to represent Texas in the U.S. Senate is retiring. Kay Bailey Hutchison is returning to the private sector.
Texas elected her to the U.S. Senate in a special election in 1993. On Dec. 19 Hutchison gave an emotional goodbye on the Senate floor.
KVUE's sister station KENS's Deborah Knapp looks back on her years in office and the trail she blazed for Texas.