Monthly Archives: February 2013

Parker To Lead Texas Tour For Ukraine Delegates

February 22nd, 2013

“The sole purpose of this is to promote investment in Texas,” Parker said. “We want to expand economic opportunities for Texas and Ukraine. We do work out there, and they do work out here. Continued investment will only help our economies.”

Texas’ Manufacturing Industry – Endless Promise But Not Without Challenges

February 12th, 2013

The House Manufacturing Committee report emphasized the need to develop creative solutions to our skilled workforce shortfall. In that light, I will be introducing legislation this session that will give the manufacturing industry more direct control over how the state utilizes our educational resources.

Rep. Tan Parker Appointed Chair of House Corrections Committee

February 1st, 2013

“It is a tremendous honor to lead the work of the Corrections Committee for the 83rd Legislative Session,” Parker stated. “I am committed to putting forward thoughtful work in managing the committee and advancing legislation that will empower our correctional system to operate more effectively and efficiently.”