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                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            February 16, 2017 9:00 AM

            SB 21

                  FOR:

                                 Lennon, Robin H.  Pres, Co-founder (Kingwood TEA Party), Kingwood, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Armand - Cardoso, Datmara G.   (also providing written testimony)  (Self), Austin, TX

                                 Brown, Rayford K.  Purveyor of Truth  (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Carter, David   (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Chimene, Grace  Vice President of Advocacy  (also providing written testimony)  (Self;

                                 League of women voters of texas), Austin, TX

                                 Harless, Barbara  Founder (North Texas Citizens Lobby), Murphy, TX

                                 Openshaw, Michael   (also providing written testimony)  (Self), Plano, TX

                                 York, Ruth  Pres. Tea Party Patriots of Eastland County  (Self), Cisco, TX

                  ON:

                                 Gordon, Kelli D.  National Coordinator  (also providing written testimony) (Citizen

                                 Initiatives), McAllen, TX

                                 Harris, Steven R.  Volunteer (Texas Constitutional Enforcement), Hutto, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  FOR:

                                 Dawes, George  Volunteer  (Self; Convention of States), Tomball, TX

                                 Dezell, Barbara   (Self), Spring Branch, TX

                                 Dezell, Dale  Mr  (Self), Spring branch tx, TX

                                 Dowdy, Tom  Coalition Director (COSP Article V.), Haslet, TX

                                 Jahn, William   (Self; Cos), Helotes, Tx, TX

                                 Langdon, William   (Self; Convention of States Project), Houston, TX

                                 McDonald, Tony  General Counsel  (Self; Empower Texans), Austin, TX

                                 Sanders, David   (Self; Convention of states), San antonio, TX

                                 Staude, James   (Self; Convention of States), Lakeway, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Levy, Rick  (Texas AFL-CIO), Austin, TX

                                 Maynard, Beth   (Self), Rising Star, TX

                                 Simmons, Lillian   (Self), Round Rock, TX

            SJR 2

                  FOR:

                                 Arnold, Joseph W. (Jody)   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States

                                 Project), Salado, TX

                                 Baker, William T.   (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Convention of States),

                                 Burleson, TX

                                 Bedford, Arthur C.  Regional Captain, Region 1 (Convention of States Project), San

                                 Augustine, TX

                                 Blackmon, Jonah   (Self; Convention of States Project), Gladewater, TX

                                 Bohnert, Henry  District Captain (COS), Brazoria, TX

                                 Burlington, Kimberly   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States), Ft.

                                 Worth, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            February 16, 2017 9:00 AM

                                 Cassidy, Michael  Volunteer (Convention of States Project), Liberty Hill, TX

                                 Colbert, Tamara  Texas Convention of States, Co-Director (Convention of States), Prosper,

                                 TX

                                 Correll, Sharon   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States), Dallas, TX

                                 Dowdy, Tom  Coalition Director (COSP Article V.), Haslet, TX

                                 Dunklau, Brent   (also providing written testimony) (Self, Convention of States), Rockwall,

                                 TX

                                 DuVal, Stephen  Mr.  (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States), Austin, TX

                                 Frels-Henry, Kyle  (COS), Austin, TX

                                 Green, Robert L. (Bob)  Retired after 36 Years of State Service (TX)  (Self), Austin, TX

                                 Harry, Martin A.  Legislative Liaison (Convention of States Project), Austin, TX

                                 Hodson, Paul  Co-Director Texas  (also providing written testimony) (Convention of

                                 States), Burleson, TX

                                 Key, Leslie   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States), Austin, TX

                                 Lammi, Brad   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States), Leander, TX

                                 Lapsley, Saundra  Volunteer  (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States),

                                 Pilot Point, TX

                                 Lennon, Robin H.  Pres, Co-founder (Kingwood TEA Party), Kingwood, TX

                                 Lewis, Christopher  Christopher Lewis  (also providing written testimony)  (Self;

                                 Convention of States), Temple, TX

                                 Mike, Perry  Regional Captain (Convention of States), Porter, TX

                                 Mueller, Steve  Volunteer Regional Captain  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Convention of States), Houston, TX

                                 Rockett, Christopher   (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Convention of States

                                 Project), Live Oak, TX

                                 Schlech, Barry A.  (Convention of States), Burleson, TX

                                 Thoreson, Bill  Mr.  (also providing written testimony) (COS), Dallas, TX

                                 Turner, Angie   (also providing written testimony) (Convention of States Project - Texas),

                                 Eastland, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Brown, Rayford K.  Purveyor of Truth  (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Carter, David   (also providing written testimony)  (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Chimene, Grace  Vice President of Advocacy  (also providing written testimony)  (Self;

                                 League of women voters of texas), Austin, TX

                                 Gutierrez, Anthony  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Common

                                 Cause Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Harless, Barbara  Founder (North Texas Citizens Lobby), Murphy, TX

                                 Trybus, Randy   (Self), Round Rock, TX

                                 York, Ruth  Pres. Tea Party Patriots of Eastland County  (Self), Cisco, TX

                  ON:

                                 Gordon, Kelli D.  National Coordinator  (also providing written testimony) (Citizen

                                 Initiatives), McAllen, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            February 16, 2017 9:00 AM

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  FOR:

                                 Arnold, Beau   (Self), Killeen, TX

                                 Camardo   (Self), Austin, TX

                                 Dawes, George  Volunteer  (Self; Convention of States), Tomball, TX

                                 Dezell, Barbara   (Self), Spring Branch, TX

                                 Fitzgerald, Jan   (Self; Convention of States), Keller, TX

                                 Fitzgerald, Keith   (Self; Convention of States), Keller, TX

                                 Fouch, Rex   (Self; Convention of States Project), Santa Fe, TX

                                 Giles, James  Msgt Retired  (Self; Convention of the States), College Station, TX

                                 Hendricks, Mike   (Self; Convention of States), Houston, TX

                                 Heubaum, Karl   (Self; Convention of States Project), Austin, TX

                                 Howard, George   (Self), San Antonio, TX

                                 Ivy, Taylor  (District 25), Kingsbury, TX

                                 Jahn, Kathy   (Self; Convention of States), Helotes, TX

                                 Jahn, William   (Self; Cos), Helotes, Tx, TX

                                 Langdon, William   (Self; Convention of States Project), Houston, TX

                                 Locke, Brenda  (COS), Canyon Lake, TX

                                 Martin, Joanne   (Self; Convention of States), Bulverde, TX

                                 Matocha, Dustin  Executive Director  (Self; Empower Texans), Austin, TX

                                 McDaniel, Robbie   (Self; Convention of States Project), Alpine, TX

                                 McDonald, Tony  General Counsel  (Self; Empower Texans), Austin, TX

                                 Miller, Kathleen   (Self; Convention of States Project), College Station, TX

                                 Murray, John   (Self), Austin, TX

                                 Osteen, Caroline   (Self; Convention of States), Stagecoach, TX

                                 Osteen, James   (Self; Convention of States), Stagecoach, TX

                                 Richter, Douglas   (Self), San Antonio, TX

                                 Rockett, Kimberly   (Self), Live Oak, TX

                                 Sanders, David   (Self; Convention of states), San antonio, TX

                                 Scott, Carl  Mr.  (Self; COS Action), Jacksonville, TX

                                 Scott, Shirley  Mrs.  (Self; COS), Jacksonville, TX

                                 Shetler, Pam  Volunteer  (Self; Convention of States), Prosper, TX

                                 Staude, James   (Self; Convention of States), Lakeway, TX

                                 Waters, Simon J  Mr.  (Self; Convention of States), Austin, TX

                                 Whatley, Kyle  Executive Director  (Self; Republican Party of Texas), Austin, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Hamill, Joe  Legislative Director (AFSCME), Austin, TX

                                 Levy, Rick  (Texas AFL-CIO), Austin, TX

                                 Maynard, Beth   (Self), Rising Star, TX

                                 Meed, Alex   (Self), Round Rock, TX

                                 Openshaw, Michael   (Self), Plano, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            February 16, 2017 9:00 AM

                  Providing written testimony:

                  FOR:

                                 Davis, Michelle M.  Volunteer (Convention of States), League City, TX

            SJR 38

                  FOR:

                                 Brown, Rayford K.  Purveyor of Truth  (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Carter, David   (Self), Temple, TX

                                 Harless, Barbara  Founder (North Texas Citizens Lobby), Murphy, TX

                                 York, Ruth  Pres. Tea Party Patriots of Eastland County  (Self), Cisco, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  FOR:

                                 Gutierrez, Anthony  Executive Director (Common Cause Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Jahn, William   (Self; Cos), Helotes, Tx, TX

                                 Lennon, Robin H.  Pres, Co-founder (Kingwood TEA Party), Kingwood, TX

                                 Maynard, Beth   (Self), Rising Star, TX

                                 Meed, Alex   (Self), Round Rock, TX

                                 Openshaw, Michael   (Self), Plano, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Langdon, William   (Self; Convention of States Project), Houston, TX