The Lost Pines Republican Women (LPRW) will host the Third Court of Appeals and Place 6 Runoff Candidates on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the First National Bank located at 489 Texas 71 West in Bastrop. The Forum will begin with networking at 6:30 and the program starting promptly at 7:00 PM.
Chief Justice Jeff Rose, along with Justices Scott Field, Melissa Goodwin, and David Puryear will attend. Justice Cindy Olson Bourland had a prior commitment. They will speak about the Third Court of Appeals: what type of cases it handles, annual caseloads, and some interesting cases to come before the Court. The decisions of this Court affect people’s lives in many ways, and this will be an opportunity to learn why this court is so important. Chief Justice Rose will speak about his role as Chief Justice. The Republican Place 6 Runoff Candidates Donna Davidson and Mike Toth will discuss their backgrounds and qualifications for this position. In addition to pre-program networking, the session will include a Q&A after the presentations.
Members of the public are encouraged to attend this event to learn about the Court and to meet the May 22 runoff candidates prior to the opening of early voting.
Preregistration, while not required, is online at https://stormzero.wufoo.com/forms/third-thursday-speaker-series/