Join the Texas Latino Education Coalition (TLEC), the Senate Hispanic Caucus & the Mexican American Legislative Caucus for our Day of Action as we tell the Texas Legislature to:
— Say no to vouchers & #KeepThePublicInPublicEd (details below)
— Ensure a quality K-12 & higher education for ALL kids
— Protect the Top Ten Percent Plan
— Protect the Texas Dream Act
— #FlushSB6, the anti-trans bathroom bill, down the toilet
This is the same day as the SB 3 hearing on vouchers in the Senate Education Committee so come rally, make office visits, and testify! #AllMeansAll
8:30am, Registration for Testimony Against SB 3 opens
8:30am-9:45am, Meet and Greet in the Civil RIghts Room (3E.4)
10am, Rally & Press Conference, Capitol South Steps
11:30-12:30pm Lunch & Legislative Training, AFL-CIO Conf. Room (1106 Lavaca St #200, Austin, TX 78701)
12:30-5:00pm Legislative Office Visits & Public Testimony on SB 3
More details about the #StopSB3 voucher hearing here: capitol.state.tx.us/tlodocs/85R/schedules/html/C5302017032109001.HTM
Dallas folks: the bus will be leaving from 11001 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75229 at 6:00am. The bus will depart Austin at 5pm.
San Antonio folks: The bus will be leaving from Cafe College, 131 El Paso St, San Antonio, TX 78204 at 7:30am and departing Austin at 5pm. You can park in the lot at 703 urban loop, behind Cafe College. Please contact Mari Sandoval at (210) 269-8581 or Lupe Torres at (210) 391-3274 to reserve your seat on the bus.