Watch Saxby Chambliss bid farewell to the U.S. Senate

6:46 pm Dec. 10, 2014

WASHINGTON — Georgia’s retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss delivered his farewell speech today, followed by a series of tear-inducing tributes from colleagues.

The Republican went through the litany of thank-yous to friends, family, staff, constituents and America’s soldiers. About some of his closest pals, Chambliss said:

“My three best buddies from my House days, Speaker John Boehner, Congressman Tom Latham, and Senator Richard Burr, along with Senator Tom Coburn have been legislative