NPT Capitol: Reps react to appointments
El Paso state Reps Marisa Marquez, Joe Moody and Norma Chavez have all sent out press releases regarding their committee assignments.
Chavez’ release said, “Speaker Joe Straus re-appointed Representative Norma Chávez to powerful and influential committees: House Committee on Appropriations, and Committee on Calendars. She will also serve on the Committee on Defense and Veteran Affairs. Her appointments, along with her seniority and hard work, will be key in accomplishing El Paso’s legislative goals.” (Read more here)—
Marquez said, “I know that these are committees that will allow me to serve my district better…I am looking forward to working on local issue and serving as a conduit to state government for El Pasoans in County Affairs. I will also have the opportunity to work on issues affecting people across the state with a seat on Corrections.” (Read more here)—
Moody said, “I thank Speaker Straus for having the confidence in me to work with him on the important issues facing Texas. These committees allow me to serve the people of El Paso in an important way and I appreciate that he allowed me to do that.” (Read more here)