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Houston First hosts The Texas Tribune

Houston • June 19, 2019

Houston First Corporation hosted The Texas Tribune: Houston & The 86th Legislature session that was livestreamed from the George R. Brown Convention Center on June 19, 2019.  HFC welcomed The Texas Tribune to Houston as they tour the state with a series of post-session events recapping major policy debates of the 86th Texas Legislature and what outcomes mean for large cities in Texas and surrounding areas.  Moderated by Evan Smith, The Texas Tribune CEO, State Senator Carol Alvarado, State Representatives: Sarah Davis, Dan Huberty and Armando Walle discussed public education, taxes, immigration, health care, spending and other issues. 

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