Greater Austin Crime Commission 15th Annual 9/11 Memorial Honoring Central Texas First Responders

Featured Speaker Lawrence Wright Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 Friday, September 9, 2016 The Austin Club Second Floor 110 East Ninth Street Austin, Texas 78701 8:00 a.m. Buffet 8:30 a.m. Program Nearly 200 business, community, government and law enforcement leaders are expected to attend, including Chief Art…

Congressman Al Green Exposes Effort by Republican Leadership to Obstruct and Obfuscate for Political Gain

(Washington, D.C.)—On Thursday, September 8, 2016, Congressman Al Green (TX-09), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee released the following statement regarding the hearing entitled ‘Fueling Terror: The Dangers of Ransom Payments to Iran.’ Congressman Al Green and Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Maxine Waters (CA-43) walked out of the hearing before…

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE STRONGLY SUPPORTS STUDENT VETERANS AFFECTED BY ITT TECH CLOSURE

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a Senior Member of the House Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement calling on Congress to immediately advance legislation to aid student veterans enrolled at ITT Technical Institute after the for-profit school abruptly closed today: “ITT Tech’s closure leaves roughly 12,500 veterans and their dependents without the…

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE ALONG WITH MT. ARARAT BAPTIST CHURCH IS HAVING A HEALTH FAIR!

“Health Care is one of the most pressing issues facing this country and the world today. Both your health and wellness are very important so take care of it,” stated Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee WHAT: Wellness & Health Fair where some of the services to be provided are Cardiovascular, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Onsite M.D. Consult…

National HBCU Pre-Law Summit Presents Unique and Game-Changing Opportunity to Aspiring Lawyers

The Third Annual National HBCU Pre-Law Summit will be held at Georgia State University College of Law and Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. This event is the only national conference in the country designed especially for HBCU students and graduates interested in law school and becoming lawyers.   LSAT Panel Discussion ATLANTA –  The Third Annual National…