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The 2019 Plano Legislative Days delegation poses for a photo with Governor Greg Abbott.

 

2019 Plano Legislative Days

Plano Legislative Days; a joint program of the City of Plano, Plano Independent School District, and Plano Chamber of Commerce, kicked off Wednesday, February 27th with the opening session featuring Ross Ramsey of the Texas Tribune. Guests of honor for dinner and reception included Senator Angela Paxton, Representative Jeff Leach, and Representative Matt Shaheen.

Thursday, February 28th, we were ‪honored to welcome Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen to speak at our breakfast. Introduced by Rep. Jeff Leach, Speaker Bonnen talked about the House’s focus on school finance reform and other priorities for the current legislative session. We also had the opportunity to hear from Commissioner Mike Morath of the Texas Education Agency.

At the Capitol, Judge Jeff Moseley, TAB CEO shared an update on economic development in Texas and how the TAB works to support businesses.

Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick addressed the group and took questions regarding the 86th Legislative Session.

After an issues-focused program, Governor Greg Abbott and the Plano Legislative Days delegation had a meet-and-greet and photo.

Check out the 2019 Plano Legislative Days agenda here.

Thank you to all of our sponsors for making this event possible.
Presenting Sponsor: City of Plano
Senate Sponsors: Atmos Energy, AT&T, Moak Casey & Associates, Texas Central, Underwood Law Firm
House Sponsors: Oncor, The University of Texas at Dallas

 

 

 

View the Plano Chamber Events Calendar for upcoming Public Policy Committee meetings, Candidate Forums, and other events.

For more information, contact Cassie Ram, Education & Volunteer Manager, at (972) 424-7547 ext. 212.


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