Date: January 14, 2019 Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm Cost: No dues, no fees, no memberships, no RSVPs Location: NRH Centre Grande Ballroom 6000 Hawk Ave North Richland Hills, TX 76180 Speaker: TX Comptroller Glenn Hegar
Ever wonder how the State Legislature knows how much money they can build their budget on? It all comes down to one guy: the comptroller. Glenn Hegar serves in that role for Texas, and he's coming to NE Tarrant Tea Party to tell us how it's done. He bears the weight of estimating how much revenue the State of Texas will bring in for the next two years. What kind of pressure does he face? Who tries to influence him? What should we be watching for... and watching out for? How do his numbers affect the decisions our legislators make? Is the future bright for the Lone Star State? Come find out!
NE Tarrant Tea Party Meeting
Speaker: Glenn Hegar, TX Comptroller
Secondary Speaker: JoAnn Fleming
Monday, January 14, 2019
6000 Hawk Ave, NRH
5:30-6:00pm - prayer meeting (open to all)
5:45pm - $5 dinner opens (first come, first served)
6:30-8:00pm - meeting
All patriots are welcome. Come as you are!
No dues. No fees. No memberships. No RSVPs.
Coming in late? No worries. We'll save you a seat.
About Glenn Hegar:
Elected in November 2014, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar serves as Texas’ treasurer, check writer, tax collector, procurement officer and revenue estimator.
- Hegar is a sixth-generation Texan, who grew up farming land that has been in his family since the mid-1800s.
- Before becoming Comptroller, Hegar served in the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate, and also served as chair of the Sunset Advisory Commission, which works to eliminate inefficiency in government agencies.
- Hegar attended Texas A&M as an undergraduate, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts. He then attended St. Mary’s University, earning a Master of Arts and his law degree. At the University of Arkansas, he earned a Master of Laws degree.
- Glenn and his wife Dara have three young children — Julia, Jonah and Claire.
About JoAnn Fleming:
A leader in the constitutional conservative movement for twenty-five years, JoAnn Fleming is the executive director of Grassroots America – We the People, the largest constitutional conservative organization in East Texas and one of the largest in the state. She was the three-term Chair of the Texas Legislature’s TEA Party Caucus Advisory Committee. In this unpaid role, she worked directly with grassroots leaders from across the state and with legislators to develop and pass constitutionally conservative bills and to kill “big government” legislation. She is now a strong supporter and advisor to the new Texas House Freedom Caucus, chaired by State Rep. Matt Schaefer.