TTA Member Alert
We need your help! Legislation beneficial to the Texas horse industry has been filed and referred to committees, and hearings are expected very soon. Now is the time to contact members of these committees and ask for their support of these bills.
Please contact each member of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Affairs as soon as possible, via email, fax or telephone. Then let us know the content of your message and any reply you receive. Be sure to thank them for their time and emphasize that this legislation allows the citizens of Texas to vote on the issues.
SB 789 and SJR 36 (proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize video lottery terminals at licensed Texas racetracks) have been referred to the Senate Finance Committee and Chairman Williams has referred them on to the Subcommittee on Fiscal Matters.
The Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Matters comprises:
Glenn Hegar (R) SD 18, Katy 512.463.0118 512.475.3736 Fax firstname.lastname@example.org
Joan Huffman (R) SD 17, Houston 512.463.0117 512.463.0639 Fax email@example.com
Eddie Lucio (D) SD 27, Brownsville 512.463.0127 512.463.0061 Fax firstname.lastname@example.org
Jane Nelson (R) SD 12, Flower Mound 512.463.0112 512.463.0923 Fax email@example.com
John Whitmire (D) SD 15, Houston 512.463.0115 512.475.3737 Fax firstname.lastname@example.org
HB 2729 and HJR 121 (proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize video lottery terminals at licensed Texas racetracks) have been referred to the House Committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures.
Please contact each member of the committee, preferably via email or fax, and then let us know the content of your message and any reply you receive. Be sure to thank them for their time and emphasize that this legislation allows the citizens of Texas to vote on the issues.
The House Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee Comprises:
Wayne Smith (R) HD 128, Baytown 512.463.0733 512.463.1323 Fax
John Kuempel (R) HD 44, Seguin 512.463.0602 512.463.5896 Fax
Charlie Geren (R) HD 99, Ft. Worth 512.463.0610 512.463.8310 Fax
Lance Gooden (R) HD 4, Terrell 512.463.0458 512.463.2040 Fax
Ryan Guillen (D) HD 31, Rio Grande City 512.463.0416 512.463.1012 Fax
Roland Gutierrez (D) HD 119, San Antonio 512.463.0452 5612.463.1447 Fax
Borris Miles (D) HD 146, Houston 512.463.0518 512.463.0941 Fax
Walter “Four” Price (R) HD 87, Amarillo 512.463.0470 512.463.8003 Fax
Senfronia Thompson (D) HD 141, Houston 512.463.0720 512.463.6306 Fax