SPEAKER STRAUS APPOINTS REPRESENTATIVE LONGORIA TO THE STATE’S LEGISLATIVE BUDGET BOARD

4/4/2018

AUSTIN, TX-– Speaker of the House Joe Straus, has announced Representative Oscar Longoria  (D-La Joya) as one of his four appointees to the powerful Legislative Budget Board, which is tasked in providing the state legislature with the recommended budget for the upcoming legislative session. 

The Board, which is composed equally of five
members of the House and the Senate, co-chaired by Lieutenant Governor Dan
Patrick and Speaker Straus, is responsible for the development of recommended
legislative appropriations for all agencies of state government.  The board’s influence on state …

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