Ortega, Evelina "Lina"
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 04/19/2017
Rep. Ortega Applauds House Passage of H.B. 21
AUSTIN – Today, following the passage of school finance legislation, Representative Lina Ortega released the following statement:
“Though the bill is not perfect, today I was proud to stand with my House colleagues and support a school finance bill that moves us one step closer to a fully funded, equitable school finance system.”
House Bill 21 is projected to send over $8 million per year in additional funding to El Paso Independent School District.