Policy Orientation 2016

Thursday, January 7 • 2:00-3:15 p.m.

This panel will examine the local control vs. local liberty debate that transpired in the 84th Session and where this dispute moves to next. Panelists will also discuss the benefits and perils of autonomous local governments. 

Sen. Sylvia Garcia, Texas State Senate
Sen. Bob Hall, Texas State Senate
Luke Metzger, Director, Environment Texas
Rep. Matt Rinaldi, Texas House of Representatives

Moderated by James Quintero, Director, Center for Local Governance, Texas Public Policy Foundation