House Representative

White, James

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 03/08/2017

State Representative James White Congratulates TLBC Scholarship Recipient Michelle Machuca

(Austin, TX) - State Representative James White along with the Texas Legislative Black Caucus (TLBC) is honored to present Michelle Machuca from Livingston with a TLBC scholarship.

As part of her application, Michelle was tasked with writing a 400-500 word essay discussing how she will use her college education to contribute to the betterment of the State of Texas and her local community in the next 15 years. Her response along with her academic standing were highlighted in the review process of her application that ultimately earned her this great honor.

“I am extremely proud of this young lady from Polk county and am glad to be presenting her with this scholarship on behalf of the TLBC,” said Rep. White. “I look forward to seeing the great things she will accomplish in college and in the next 15 years. It is truly an honor to represent her in the Texas House.”

contact: Saul Mendoza