• 2019 Legislative Day at the Capitol

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    Name: 2019 Legislative Day at the Capitol
    Date: February 20, 2019
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:
    Leadership Southwest in collaboration with the Best Southwest Partnership invite you to participate in 2019 legislative efforts. We are excited to represent 12 cities, many chambers, school districts, businesses, entities and leaders that have a mission to be a thriving region for future generations.  The information and education provided to the legislators will be critical to the decisions they make on policy that affects our region.

    MISSION:
    • Provide members of the Texas Legislature with info needed to make the best decisions for their constituents
    • Educate and involve business leaders, emerging leaders and citizens regarding the priorities that affect our area
    TENTATIVE AGENDA:
    5:30 am - Depart Best Southwest Area
    9:45 am - Acknowledgement from the House Floor
    11:00 am - Acknowledgement from the Senate Floor
    11:30 am - Lunch
    1:00 pm - Tours / Office Visits
            * Rookie Track: Designed for those not familiar with legislative process and/or first time visitors.
            * Advanced Track: Designed for those that want to be briefed on policy and legislation that
               pertains to the Best Southwest and North Texas.
    4:30 pm - Legislative Reception
    6:00 pm - Return to BSW



     

     
    Location:
    Departure Location is the GLO Hotel at 1215 N. I-35, DeSoto, TX 75115
    Date/Time Information:
    Departure time exactly 5:30 am
    Return time approximately 9:30 pm
    Contact Information:
    Amanda Skinner
    Fees/Admission:
    Ride Along (Non LSW ALumni) $ 75                  
    Ride Along (LSW Member) $ 50
    Ride Along (Class of 2018 Member) FREE but registration required
    Ride Along (Current Class Member) FREE but registration required

    Open Seating for one person on bus, at luncheon and reception.  All meals included.
     

     
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