Event organizer Bob Kopp, left, chats with Congressman Mike Thompson at the Barbecue for the Troops at Fernandez Park in Pinole, Calif. on Sunday, April 6,
Event organizer Bob Kopp, left, chats with Congressman Mike Thompson at the Barbecue for the Troops at Fernandez Park in Pinole, Calif. on Sunday, April 6, 2014. (Jim Stevens/Bay Area News Group)