HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE:††† International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs†

TIME & DATE:† 9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 26, 2016†

PLACE:††††††† Brownsville, TX (see below)†
CHAIR:††††††† Rep. Rafael Anchia†

 

Address:

†††† ††† The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Brownsville Campus

†††† ††† El Gran Salon (Room #2.36), Student Union Building

†††† ††† One West University Blvd.

†††††††† Brownsville, Texas 78520

 

The committee will meet jointly with Business & Industry to hear invited testimony only on the following charge:

 

Analyze recent data attributing the decline in domestic manufacturing to a consistent trade deficit caused by steady increases in net imports. Study how expanding trade and investing in manufacturing communitiesí partnerships can grow the state's skilled workforce and production as well as increase net exports and develop a trade balance. (Joint charge with the House Committee on Business & Industry)

 

 

 

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