What are the best solutions to some of Texas’ biggest issues, such as infrastructure, an arguably underfunded public education system and rising health care costs? State Reps. Four Price and John Smithee and state Sen. Kel Seliger provided their thoughts on those subjects and more Friday during TribLive — an event hosted by The Texas Tribune and West Texas A&M University in WT’s Legacy Hall. Evan Smith, CEO and editor-in-chief of The Texas Tribune, moderated the conversation.
Amarillo state Rep. Four Price has been appointed vice chairman of the Sunset Advisory Commission.
The joint legislative panel evaluates the performance of about two dozen state agencies each legislative cycle and makes recommendations to the Texas Legislature.
“I am honored to be selected as vice chair of the Sunset Advisory Commission and to work again with this important body,” Price said after House Speaker Joe Straus promoted him to the panel of five House members, five senators and two private residents.
Amarillo, TX --- As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week, State Representative Four Price has joined Texas pharmacists, health care organizations, and other legislators to encourage Texans to protect themselves against the flu by getting vaccinated. Peak flu season in Texas runs December through February.
Dale Hoover, Michael Martin, Peggy Brandon, Mary Jo Monroe and John L. Denton, and Frances Dorsey
On behalf of all pro-life Texans who encouraged our Panhandle delegation to vote pro-life in the 2011 Legislature, we publicly extend our sincere and heartfelt thanks to state Reps. Warren Chisum, Four Price and John Smithee, and state Sen. Kel...