Date: March 26, 2009
Contact: Joe Stinebaker
COUNTY JUDGE ED EMMETT
TO DISCUSS TEXAS GOVERNMENT
WITH WEST UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY STUDENTS
WHO: Harris County Judge Ed Emmett
155 fourth-grade students at West University Elementary School
WHAT: Discussion of Texas Government and Politics
WHEN: 8 a.m., Friday, March 27, 2009
WHERE: West University Elementary School
3756 University Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77005
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett will meet with more than 150 fourth-grade government students at West University Elementary School on Friday morning to talk about his career in state, local and federal government posts. Judge Emmett will also take time to answer students’ questions about his experiences as Harris County judge, Texas state representative and U.S. Interstate Commerce commissioner.
Emmett was invited to speak to the students as part of their studies on Texas government. As part of their studies, the students also will be traveling to Austin next month, where they plan to visit the offices of state Sen. Joan Huffman and state Rep. Ellen Cohen.
Media are asked to check in at the school’s main office.