April is full of Lobby Days when I will bring information to Legislators, especially our State Senator and State Representative about constituent concerns as key pieces of legislation are finalized.
April 4–Hill Country Chapter of Texas Democratic Women travel by bus to Austin to spend the day talking to Representatives Murr and Biederman and Senator Buckingham.
April 5–Planned Parenthood Lobby Day in Austin
April 19–Interfaith Lobby Day organized by Texas Impact
April 22–March for Science in Austin–Celebrate Earth Day
Today is the second day of the Lutheran Legislative Event at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Austin. Almost 100 Lutherans from Texas learning about the State Budget, sanctuary cities, payday lending, CPS, environment, water and other issues before the legislature and our faith-rooted responses as we prepare to lobby our legislators tomorrow. Texas Impact provides the education, spiritual leaders provide the reminders that we are called to love and care for every child of God.