The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and the Governmental Affairs Council will meet and discuss crucial information about role of the oil and natural gas industry in Texas including taxes paid, jobs, economic impact, rules and regulations and a global perspective on energy.
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The McAllen Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Council identifies and monitors proposed legislation, develops resolutions and/or position papers on issues of importance, educates lawmakers and encourages Chamber members to contact legislators and other appropriate officials promoting the Chambers pro-business position and the spirit of free enterprise.
The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 23 at 12:00 noon at the McAllen Chamber of Commerce. The Council is open to all interested McAllen Chamber of Commerce members or the community in general. Lunch will be served. RSVP is required, as seating is limited. For additional information, or to RSVP, please contact Michelle Rodriguez, (956) 682-2871 or firstname.lastname@example.org