Fleming & Schaefer Panelists for Texas Public Policy Foundation’s
13th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature
On January 8 in Austin, Grassroots America’s Executive Director JoAnn Fleming and District 6 State Representative Matt Schaefer will bring constitutional conservative solutions to a panel titled “Texas and Immigration: State Solutions for a National Challenge” at Texas Public Policy Foundation’s 13th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature. The panel will be moderated by John Fund, National Affairs Columnist for National Review magazine and contributor to the Fox News Channel. Joining Fleming and Schaefer on the panel will be State Sen. Craig Estes, State Rep. Paul Workman, and Cato Institute Immigration Policy Analyst Alex Nowrasteh. For more information, click here: http://sched.co/1tiypLL
Lt. Governor-Elect Dan Patrick Appoints Fleming to Inaugural Committee
January 20th is Inauguration Day in Austin for Governor Greg Abbott and Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick. We are proud to announce that our Executive Director JoAnn Fleming was appointed by Lt. Governor-elect Dan Patrick to serve on the Inaugural Committee. Governor Greg Abbott appointed Tyler businessman Brandon Steele to serve on the Inaugural Committee. These are the ONLY two East Texans serving on the Inaugural Committee! JoAnn has also notified us that she has been appointed to serve on the Lt. Governor’s Policy Advisory Team. For the third consecutive session, our Executive Director will also play a key role in the Advisory Committee to the TEA Party Caucus of the Texas Legislature.