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A Conversation with Sen. Hughes and Rep. VanDeaver

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Texarkana College – Truman Arnold Student Center

2500 N. Robison Rd.

Texarkana, TX 75599

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Please join us for lunch and a conversation with state Sen. Bryan Hughes and state Rep. Gary VanDeaver, moderated by Texas Tribune co-founder and CEO Evan Smith.


Hughes, R-Mineola, is currently serving his first term representing Senate District 1. He serves as vice chairman of the Senate State Affairs Committee and sits on the Administration, Criminal Justice and Education committees. Previously, Hughes served seven terms in the Texas House and was a member of the board of trustees of the Stewards Foundation.

VanDeaver, R-New Boston, has represented House District 1 since 2015. He serves as vice chairman of the House Administration Committee and sits on the Public Education and Appropriations committees, as well as the Subcommittee on Educator Quality. Previously, VanDeaver worked as a rural educator and served as the superintedent of New Boston Independent School District.

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This event will be held in the Great Room, located on the second floor of the Truman Arnold Student Center on the Texarkana College campus (campus map). The event is free and open to the public and includes a light lunch. Complimentary visitor parking is available in the parking lots surrounding the Student Center.



This event is presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and supported by State Farm, Pearson and the Beer Alliance of Texas. It is hosted by Texarkana College. This series of conversations is generously sponsored by AT&T, BP, PepsiCo, Walmart and Southwest Airlines, the official airline of Texas Tribune Events. Media support is provided by KTXK, KTAL and the Texarkana Gazette. Foundation support is provided by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation, the Meadows Foundation, the Burdine Johnson Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Tribune events are also supported through contributions from our founding investors and members.

Disclosure: Though donors and corporate sponsors underwrite The Texas Tribune events, they play no role in determining the content, panelists or line of questioning.

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