“LEGISLATORS TO ADDRESS NNAY CONFERENCE ON FRIDAY IN THE TEXAS CAPITOL BUILDING ABOUT ADVOCATING FOR THE POOR AND MARGINALED following prayer on the State Capitol steps.”
Congressman Jimmie Don Aycock, will speak and dialogue with NNAY participants at 9:00am about “Community Ministries and Public Policy” in the first session. He is the representative from District 54, which includes Killeen and western Bell and Lampasas Counties. He is currently the chairman of the Public Education Committee and a member of the Culture, Recreation, and Tourism Committee. In addition, he served as an appointed member of the Appropriations subcommittee on Education. He is a deacon in his church.
Senator Kirk Watson will discuss, “How Can I Be Effective in Public Policy?” during in the second presentation at 10:15. He is a lawyer and was formerly mayor of Austin. He serves on the Senate committees overseeing Business and Commerce, Economic Development, Nominations, Transportation, and he is Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Higher Education. He was elected President of the Texas Young Lawyers Association and was named Outstanding Young Lawyer of Texas in 1994. He was named Young Baylor Lawyer of the Year in 1996. Watson also served on the Community Partnership for the Homeless.
Save The Date: October 15-17, 2014 in Austin
“Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.” (Proverbs 31:9)
Join us in our state capitol for the annual Christian community development conference of the Texas Christian Community Development Network.
No Need Among You Conference
Texas Christian Community Development Conference
Holiday Inn-Austin Town Lake
20 North Ih-35
Austin, Texas 78701
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