For Immediate Release
Contact: Ricardo Lopez-Guerra
MEDIA ADVISORY: JOINT HOUSE COMMITTEES HEARING ON BORDER SECURITY TOMORROW
Background: The House Committee on Border & Intergovernmental Affairs and The House Committee on Public Safety will hold a joint hearing on interim charge No. 1 “to evaluate the effectiveness of state operations at controlling drug-related crimes and other violence along the Texas-Mexico border.” The committees will hear invited testimony from federal, state, county and local law enforcement officers, elected officials and business leaders. The public is also invited to testify.
When: Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 10 a.m.
Where: Room 101 of the McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd, McAllen, TX 78501