WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas is pleased to
  recognize Corporal Paul VanLinder on the occasion of the
  statewide commemoration of Wounded Warrior Day on January 24,
  2011; and
         WHEREAS, Wounded Warrior Day is an opportunity for Texans
  everywhere to be reminded of the valor and dedication to freedom
  that the members of the United States armed forces have shown on
  behalf of our country; and
         WHEREAS, Corporal VanLinder was injured on January 3,
  2011, while serving our nation in Iraq; a valued member of the
  United States Army, he exhibited courage and dedication while
  defending our nation's democratic ideals; and
         WHEREAS, Corporal VanLinder was wounded while bravely
  carrying out his duties in service to our country, and he is truly
  deserving of recognition for his patriotism and his sacrifice;
  now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 82nd
  Legislature, hereby commend Corporal Paul VanLinder for his
  bravery, his dedication to duty, and his sacrifice in the service
  of our nation and extend to him sincere gratitude for his
  dedication to our country and best wishes for success in all his
  future endeavors; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  him as an expression of esteem from the Texas Senate.
Birdwell Hegar Seliger
Carona Hinojosa Shapiro
Davis Huffman Uresti
Deuell Jackson Van de Putte
Duncan Lucio Watson
Ellis Nelson Wentworth
Eltife Nichols West
Fraser Ogden Whitmire
Gallegos Patrick Williams
Harris Rodriguez Zaffirini
  Dewhurst, President of the Senate
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on January 31, 2011.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate