Info & Tickets for Jan Engage: State and Local Control Issues

Info & Tickets for Jan Engage: State and Local Control Issues

Who should make decisions for us? A look at state and local control issues

On a daily basis, how impacted do you feel by the policies that local, state and federal officials set? Would the answer be different if you asked your neighbor, your coworkers, the folks across town or your grandmother? We’re all impacted in different ways when policies are established and there is more and more attention being placed on who exactly should be making decisions for us. The discussion between state and local control is heating up in Texas, so join us to hear varying perspectives about the role of government, how it is changing and how we can all play a role in the decisions that impact us most.

Our panelists are:


 Brie L. Franco, Intergovernmental Relations Officer
City of Austin

 Robert Henneke, General Counsel & Director
Center for the American Future at Texas Public Policy Foundation

 Dick Lavine, Senior Fiscal Analyst
Center for Public Policy Priorities

Tuesday, January 24

7:30 – 9:00 am

Palmer Events Center

Tickets are $25.00. Breakfast included.

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