On April 13th, United State’s Senator Ted Budd toured the CAMAL lab. Budd is the Senator for North Carolina and has served in that position since 2022. Before that, he served as the US House Representative for North Carolina’s 13th District from 2017 to 2023. While touring the lab, Budd observed CAMAL’s work with their five-axis CNC machines and 3D printing capabilities. Budd also took the opportunity to speak with some of the student workers in the lab.