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                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            January 31, 2018 10:00 AM

            Campus Free Speech

                  ON:

                                 Bishop, Elizabeth   (Self), San Marcos, TX

                                 Bonilla, Ray  General Counsel (Texas A&M University System), College Station, TX

                                 Bonin, Lillian  State Relations Director (UT SG), Austin, TX

                                 Briscoe, Rick  Legislative Director (Open Carry Texas), San Antonio, TX

                                 Cahn, Adam  (Cahnman's Musings), Austin, TX

                                 Cash, Cheryl G.  Interim General Counsel (Texas Southern U.), Houston, TX

                                 Cervantes, Denise  Editor in Chief (University Star), San Marcos, TX

                                 Clark, Amy  Vice Chairman (Republican Party of Texas), Three Rivers, TX

                                 Cohen, Shay  Opinion Editor (The Shorthorn), Arlington, TX

                                 Ellery, Tom   (also providing written testimony) (S.O.S. Save Our Schools/Convergence

                                 Church Ft. Worth), Fort Worth, TX

                                 Escobar, Manuel  Austin Civil Rights Committee Co-Chair  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (Anti-Defamation League), Austin, TX

                                 Friedman, Ivan  Attorney  (Self), San Marcos, TX

                                 Gasponi, Claudia  Senator, Student Government  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Students), San Marcos, TX

                                 Hawkins, Breton   (Self), Burleson, TX

                                 Huffaker, John  Vice Chancellor & General Counsel (Texas Tech University System),

                                 Lubbock, TX

                                 Johnson, Jacob   (Self), Fort Worth, TX

                                 Lane, Dustin  Senior Field Director  (also providing written testimony) (Generation

                                 Opportunity), Cypress, TX

                                 Langhofer, Tyson  Senior Counsel (Alliance Defending Freedom), Scottsdale, AZ

                                 Lewis, Wesley  Associate, Haynes and Boone LLP (Freedom of Information Foundation of

                                 Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Lindsay, Thomas  Director, Higher Education Center (Texas Public Policy Foundation),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Martinez, Rudy   (Self), San Marcos, TX

                                 Maxey, Glen  Legislative Director (Texas Democratic Party), Austin, TX

                                 McCarty, Kate  Former President  (also providing written testimony) (College Media

                                 Association), San Marcos, TX

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

                                 Meed, Alex   (also providing written testimony)  (Self), Round Rock, TX

                                 Moffet, Rachel  Vice President, Student Affairs (Texas Southern University), Houston, TX

                                 Oriona, Chiemezuo  President  (also providing written testimony) (Pan African Action

                                 Committee), San Marcos, TX

                                 Perez, Narda  Editor in Chief (The Shorthorn, UT Arlington's Student news agency),

                                 Arlington, TX

                                 Pruett, Collin  Director of Operations (College Republicans), San Marcos, TX

                                 Pugh, Sr., Daniel J.  Vice President for Student Affairs (Texas A&M University), College

                                 Station, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            January 31, 2018 10:00 AM

                                 Ramos, Jennifer  National Committee Woman (Texas Young Democrats/Young Democrats

                                 of America), Austin, TX

                                 Robertson, Tafari   (Self), San Marcos, TX

                                 Saenz, Jonathan  Attorney & President (Texas Values & self), Austin, TX

                                 Salinas, Benjamin  Social Media Director (College Dems.), San Marcos, TX

                                 Seago, John  Legislative Director (Texas Right to Life), Houston, TX

                                 Sharma, Saurabia  Director of Events (Young Conservatives of Texas at UT Austin), Allen,

                                 TX

                                 Sharphorn, Dan  VC & General Counsel (The University of Texas System), Austin, TX

                                 Shepherd, David  Student  (Self), Katy, TX

                                 Starr, Brantley  Deputy First Assistant Attorney General (Office of Attorney General),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Trauth, Denise M.  President (Texas State University), San Marcos, TX

                                 Ward, Paul  VP for Legal Affairs and Government Relations (SMU), Dallas, TX

                                 Wick, Naomi  Citizen  (also providing written testimony) (Pro-Life Groups), San Marcos,

                                 TX

                                 Wickier, Catherine  Campaign Intern  (also providing written testimony) (YDA College

                                 Caucus, Tx State College Dems), San Marcos, TX

                                 Zwiener, Erin   (Self), Driftwood, TX

                  Providing written testimony:

                  ON:

                                 Becerra, Ruben   (Self), San Marcos, TX