TEXAS LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Published on Mar 22, 2017 / Local News
TEXAS LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ADDRESSES
VETERANS CARE, JOBS, LOCAL CONTROL, AND THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION
Technology leader Pike Powers honored as 2017 Texan of the Year
WHAT: The 51st annual Texas Legislative Conference in New Braunfels March 23-24, 2017, features panels of Texas State Representatives and other civic leaders discussing "Veterans Care for Texas, Corporate Welfare or Good Jobs, Local Control or Control the Locals, and the Trump Administration and Texas."
Mayor Steve Adler, City of Austin; Mayor Mary Dennis, City of Live Oak, President - TML; State Senator Kirk Watson - Member, Senate Finance Committee; and State Rep. Paul Workman - Member, House Business and Industry Committee; will participate in the discussion "Local Control or Control the Locals," moderated by Evan Smith, CEO and co-founder of the Texas Tribune. For information on other panel discussions see The Texas Legislative Conference.
The Texas Legislative Conference also honors the 2017 Texan of the Year, technology leader Pike Powers, Thursday, March 23, at 7:00 p.m. at the New Braunfels Civic Center with former Governor Mark White introducing Powers. Previous recipients of the honor include Sen. John Cornyn, Speaker Joe Straus, the late Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, the late Leon Jaworski and former First Lady Laura Bush.
WHEN: Opening Session 8:20 a.m., Friday, March 24, 2017
WHERE: New Braunfels Civic Center, 375 S Castell Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130 Map
WHO: Texas State Representatives, Mayors, civic leaders, Pike Powers, Texas Legislative Conference Chair Doug Miller and Program Director Michael Meek, and leaders of the Texas Legislative Conference
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Michael Meek, Texas Legislative Conference Program Director
830-608-2808 or Michael@innewbraunfels.com; Doug Miller, Conference Chair
830-625-3000 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Rose Marie Eash, Dublin & Associates, Cell 210.601.3987.