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A Conversation with Sen. Menéndez and Reps. Gutierrez & Minjarez

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San Antonio College – Victory Center

1819 N. Main Ave.

San Antonio, TX 78212

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Join The Texas Tribune for lunch and a conversation with San Antonio-area legislators: state Sen. José Menéndez and state Reps. Roland Gutierrez and Ina Minjarez, moderated by Texas Tribune co-founder and CEO Evan Smith.

Menéndez, D-San Antonio, has represented Senate District 26 since 2015. He currently sits on the Senate Criminal Justice, Higher Education, Intergovernmental Relations and Nominations committees. He also serves as the national director for emerging real estate markets for Stewart Title Company. Previously, Menéndez spent 14 years in the Texas House, representing House District 124.

Gutierrez, D-San Antonio, has represented House District 119 since 2009. He is currently running for state Senate District 19, currently held by Carlos Uresti, D-San Antonio. Gutierrez serves as chairman of the House Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee and sits on the Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence committee. Previously, he served on the San Antonio City Council.

Minjarez, D-San Antonio, has represented House District 124 since a 2015 special election. She currently sits on the House Human Services, Local & Consent, Calendars, and Transportation committees. She has her own private law practice where she represents child abuse victims in Child Protective Services cases. Previously, Minjarez worked as an assistant district attorney in Bexar County.

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This event will be held in the Valor Room at the San Antonio College – Victory Center. The event is free, open to the public and includes a light lunch. Complimentary visitor parking is available in lot 16 nearby the Victory Center and the adjacent parking garage (campus map).



This event is presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, supported by Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas and hosted by San Antonio College. This series of conversations is generously sponsored by AT&T, PepsiCo, Walmart and Southwest Airlines, the official airline of Texas Tribune Events. Foundation support is provided by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation. Tribune events are also supported through contributions from our founding investors and members. 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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