Taxpayers in the DFW area will have a chance to voice their thoughts and concerns to their legislators about the 83rd Session soon. Many of the newly elected conservatives in the Metroplex are taking time to hold town halls before they head to Austin in January.
Many of the newly elected conservatives in the Metroplex are taking time to hold town halls before they head to Austin in January.
Rep. Elect Jeff Leach announced today via email that several GOP legislators from the DFW area will be attending a town hall meeting hosted in HD 67. Details are below:
When: Tuesday, December 4th @ 7:00pm
Where: Cottonwood Creek Baptist Church in Allen
State Senator Elect Ken Paxton (SD 8)
State Rep. Van Taylor (HD 66)
State Rep. Elect Jeff Leach (HD 67)
State Rep. Elect Scott Turner (HD 33)
State Rep. Elect Ron Simmons (HD 65)
State Rep. Elect Scott Sanford (HD 70)
State Rep. Elect Pat Fallon (HD 106)
When: Monday, December 10th @ 7:00pm
Where: Collin College – Spring Creek Campus Conference Center in Plano
State Rep. Jodie Laubenberg (HD 89)
State Rep. Elect Jeff Leach (HD 67)
Additionally, Rep. Elect Giovanni Capriglione will be holding two of his own town halls soon:
• December 6th, Keller Town Hall, 7:00 – 8:00pm, 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy, Keller, TX
• December 7th, Grapevine City Hall, 7:00 – 8:00pm, 200 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX
It’s great to see so many of the conservative legislators from the Metroplex understand the importance of holding these conversations with their constituents.
Below is an updated table of who currently plans to hold town hall meeting before session starts:
District First Name Last Name Planning a Town Hall? 1 George Lavender Yes 2 Dan Flynn No Response 3 Cecil Bell, Jr. Maybe 4 Lance Gooden No Response 6 Matt Schaefer No Response 7 David Simpson Yes 8 Byron Cook No Response 9 Chris Paddie No Response 10 Jim Pitts No Response 11 Travis Clardy Yes 12 Kyle J. Kacal Yes 13 Lois Kolkhorst Yes 14 John Raney No Response 15 Steve Toth Yes 16 Brandon Creighton No Response 17 Tim Kleinschmidt Maybe 18 John Otto No Response 19 James White Yes 20 Marsha Farney No Response 21 Allan Ritter No Response 24 Greg Bonnen No Response 25 Dennis Bonnen No Response 26 Rick Miller Yes 28 John Zerwas No Response 29 Ed Thompson Yes 30 Geanie Morrison No Response 32 Todd Hunter No Response 33 Scott Turner Yes 43 J.M. Lozano No Response 44 John Kuempel No 45 Jason Isaac Yes 47 Paul Workman No Response 52 Larry Gonzales No Response 53 Harvey Hilderbran No Response 54 Jimmie Aycock No Response 55 Ralph Sheffield No 56 Charles "Doc" Anderson No Response 57 Trent Ashby No Response 58 Rob Orr Yes 59 J.D. Sheffield No Response 60 Jim Keffer No Response 61 Phil King No Response 62 Larry Phillips No Response 63 Tan Parker No Response 64 Myra Crownover No 65 Ron Simmons Yes 66 Van Taylor Yes 67 Jeff Leach Yes 68 Drew Springer Yes 69 James Frank No Response 70 Scott Sanford Yes 71 Susan King No 72 Drew Darby No 73 Doug Miller No Response 81 Tryon Lewis No Response 82 Tom Craddick No 83 Charles Perry No Response 84 John Frullo No Response 85 Phil Stephenson N/A 86 John Smithee No 87 Four Price No Response 88 Ken King No Response 89 Jodie Laubenberg Yes 91 Stephanie Klick Yes 92 Jonathan Stickland No Response 93 Matt Krause Yes 94 Diane Patrick No Response 96 William Zedler No Response 97 Craig Goldman No Response 98 Giovanni Capriglione Yes 99 Charlie Geren No Response 102 Stefani Carter Maybe 105 Linda Harper-Brown No 106 Pat Fallon Yes 107 Kenneth Sheets No Response 108 Dan Branch No Response 112 Angie Chen Button No 113 Cindy Burkett Yes 114 Jason Villalba Yes 115 Bennett Ratliff Yes 122 Lyle Larson No Response 126 Patricia Harless No Response 127 Dan Huberty No Response 128 Wayne Smith No Response 129 John Davis No Response 130 Allen Fletcher Maybe 132 Bill Callegari No Response 133 Jim Murphy Yes 134 Sarah Davis No Response 135 Gary Elkins No Response 136 Tony Dale No Response 138 Dwayne Bohac Yes 150 Debbie Riddle No
Updated Dec. 17th
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