On Tuesday, March 8th, Senator Zaffirini (D-Laredo) will introduce SB 773 at the Texas Senate Business and Commerce Committee meeting. The meeting will begin at 8:00 AM. This bill extends the telecommunication discount until 2024. This issue was explained in an earlier blog post.
The following are members of the Business and Commerce Committee. Please call their offices and ask them to support this bill. More than likely you won’t be able to speak to the Senator but ask to speak to the legislative aide that handles education or business related issues.
Senator John Carona (Chair) 512-463-0116
Senator Chris Harris (Vice-Chair) 512-463-0109
Senator Kevin Eltife 512-463-0101
Senator Craig Estes 512-463-0130
Senator Mike Jackson 512-463-0111
Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. 512-463-0127
Senator Leticia Van de Putte 512-463-0126
Senator Kirk Watson 512-463-0114
Senator John Whitmire 512-463-0115