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Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol

701 East 11th Street

Austin, TX 78701

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Join the Texas Legislative Black Caucus for our 2019 African American Legislative Summit!! This year’s theme is "The Fierce Urgency of Now: State of Black Lives in Texas"


CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM by Monday, February 4, 2019


Schedule of Events

Sunday, February 24th ( All Day at the Sheraton)

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Registration at the Sheraton Hotel

3:00pm-6:00 pm Scholarship Luncheon Attire: Business

7:00 pm-9:00 pm Chairman’s Reception Attire: Business

Monday, February 25th

8:00 am-4:00 pm Registration at the State Capitol

9:00 am-10:00 am Opening Session: Welcome on House Floor

10:15-11:30 am Concurrent Breakout Sessions at the Capitol

    • The State of Texas HBCUs

    • Criminal Justice Reform

    • Pipeline: Juvenile Justice Reform

    • The Silent Killer: Mental Health and Maternal Mortality Rate in the Black Community

12:00 pm-2:00 pm Lunch on the Lawn


2:30 pm-3:45 pm Concurrent Breakout Sessions at the Capitol

    • The Black Dollar and Community Development: Roundtable Discussion with TAAACC and TLBC Members regarding HUB

    • Public Education

    • 2020 Census/Redistricting

3:00-4:15pm Power of Now! Young Professional Panel

4:00 pm House Chamber for Recognition

7pm-10pm Outstanding Texan Award Gala at the Sheraton Attire: Cocktail/Black Tie Optional

Tuesday, February 26th

9:00 am Press Conference revealing the Legislative Agenda

10:00 am Roundtable Discussion with Governor‘s Appointment Office and State Agencies

12:00 pm-2:00 pm Luncheon on the Lawn


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