African American Legislative Summit
Sun, February 24, 2013
Convened by the Texas Legislative Black Caucus & The Institute For Urban Policy, Research and Analysis, UT Austin
On February 24-26, the Texas Legislative Black Caucus will host its bi-annual African American Legislative Summit at the Hilton Hotel in Downtown Austin. Themed “From Texas to Africa & Back,” this Summit will examine the critical issues that impact the African American community, especially in a state as diverse as Texas.
In addition, the 2013 African American Legislative Summit will display and highlight the bonds of commonalilty between Texas and our fellow elected official counterparts from Africa. Informative panel discussions will address a wide range of critical issues including the access and quality of public education, entrepreneurship, human rights, and leadership.