Monthly Archives: December 2009

Interim Charges Give Us First Glance at the Priorities for the 82nd Legislature

December 15th, 2009

The Texas Legislature may only meet in regular session for 140 days every other year, but your lawmakers are continuously studying the issues important to Texas. Recently, House Speaker Joe Straus released his list of interim charges, which are topics divided amongst 31 different House Committees to be further studied so that new laws can be crafted that will improve upon Texas’ well being.

Parker Files for Re-election

December 9th, 2009

Star Local News December 10, 2009 Chris Roark State Rep. Tan Parker will seek to continue his mission of improving job growth and keeping Texas fiscally responsible. Parker (R-Flower Mound) filed Monday for re-election in the upcoming Republican primary for District 63. Parker cited his past accomplishments, his desire to continue working on job growth […]