Senators of the United States of America are a powerful lot. With some exceptions, the people holding those positions genuinely have the citizens’ interest at heart. Oftentimes, when someone is elected to the position they fall in love with the job for whatever reasons appeal to them, usually they enjoy the power and notoriety. Historically, senators such as Richard Brevard Russell Jr. have spent their entire careers in this level of government and rarely will they confront the UFO subject. In 1955 Mr. Russell was chairman of the armed services committee and on the fact-finding trip in Russia when they witnessed two disc-shaped UFOs and you can learn more about this unusual event HERE.