FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/09/2017
REP. CAPRIGLIONE NAMED TO FOUR HOUSE COMMITTEES FOR 85TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION
Austin, TX -- House Speaker Joe Straus released his committees assignments today for the 85th Legislative Session. Rep. Capriglione was appointed to four committees: Appropriations, General Investigating & Ethics, Government Transparency & Operation, and Local & Consent Calendars. Rep. Capriglione will serve as vice chair for the Government Transparency & Operation committee.
"I look forward to the challenge of funding this biennium's budget, increasing government transparency and ethics, and developing sound cybersecurity practices for the state" said Rep. Capriglione. "These committees are closely aligned with the broader issues I am working on this session, and I am eager to get started."
Committees will begin meeting regularly in the coming weeks. House Appropriations' first meeting is on Monday, February 13.
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