The Future of Texas: A Conversation with Young Texas Legislators

Feb 20, 2007

What: Future Forum will feature a panel of six young (and new) Texas legislators as they discuss the issues that they will confront this legislative session, their hopes for this session, and the issues that they see shaping Texas' future. Panelists include Senator Glenn Hegar (R)- Katy; and Representatives Veronica Gonzales (D) - McAllen; Donna Howard (D) - Austin; Diane Patrick (R) - Arlington; Mark Strama (D)- Austin; and, Corbin Van Arsdale (R) – Houston.

The panelists will answer questions following the discussion. A reception will follow in the Brown Room.

When: Thursday, February 22 at 7 p.m.

Where: 10th Floor Atrium, LBJ Library and Museum, 2313 Red River St.

About the LBJ Library Future Forum: The purpose of the Future Forum is to expand the involvement of young Texans with the LBJ Library and its programs by initiating dialogue about current issues and by providing educational and cultural information to its members. It is the ultimate goal of the Future Forum to foster greater civic involvement within our community.

This event is free for Future Forum members and first time guests. You may also sign up to become a member of the Future Forum at the event. Details on membership rates and other Future Forum events are available at