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The Lone Star Legislative Summit is presented by Norbord Texas Nacogdoches, Inc.
Feb. 15 - 16, 2012 in Nacogdoches. The public is invited to attend.
Click the links below to download and print information and forms.
The fourth Lone Star Legislative Summit is set for February 15 and 16 in
The event kicks off with the Lone Star Reception on Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Hotel Fredonia.
Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst will speak on legislative opportunities at the event’s luncheon.
Rep. Wayne Christian will welcome fellow legislators attending the event to his ‘home territory.’ Rep. Christian’s District 10 includes
Dr. Evan Koenig, vice president and senior policy advisor with the Federal Reserve Bank of
New this year is a presidential election panel, featuring journalists and academic experts. Red River Radio’s Kate Archer Kent will moderate a panel that includes the Houston Chronicle’s Patti Hart, Dr. George C. Edwards III, University Distinguished Professor of Political Science at
County Commissioners can earn Continuing Education Units up to 5.75 hours by attending the Summit.
The healthcare discussion will be moderated by State Senator
The panelists will discuss how changes in Medicare and Medicaid will affect East Texans.
Rep. Hopson’s District 11 currently includes Panola, Rusk Cherokee and
The Public Education panel includes State Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock, former Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Moses, attorney David Thompson and lobbyist David Anderson. Lufkin ISD Superintendent Roy Knight will moderate. Aycock serves District 54 which includes Lampasas, Burnet and
The Natural Resources panel will be moderated by
Cost for the Wednesday reception is $25. Thursday breakfast is $15 and luncheon is $25. A combination registration for all ticketed events is a discounted $50.
The event is produced by the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce and presented by Norbord.
Check www.nacogdoches.org to register online, and to see updates on the above information.