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Saturday, September 24 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Latinos and the Presidential Race

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Supported by Doctors Hospital at Renaissance

Moderators
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Alexa Ura (mod.)

Reporter for The Texas Tribune
Ura covers politics and demographics, with an emphasis on the state’s surging Hispanic population. She also covers women's health and LGBT issues at the Tribune, where she started as a reporting fellow in 2013. Ura has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin.

Speakers
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Daniel Garza

Founder of the Libre Initiative and Libre Institute
Garza is the founder of the Libre Initiative and Libre Institute — two nonprofits that work to inform and empower the U.S. Hispanic community. He currently serves as executive director of the Libre Initiative and chairman of the Libre Institute. Previously, Garza served as associate director of the Office of Public Liaison in the White House during the George W. Bush administration.
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Ana Hernandez

State Representative
Hernandez, D-Houston, has represented House District 143 since 2005. She serves on the House Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence and Pensions committees and previously served on the House County Affairs Committee. Hernandez works as an attorney at Carrigan, McCloskey & Roberson, LLP, a Houston-based law firm specializing in civil litigation.
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Juan Hernandez

Co-Founder of the Hispanic Republicans of Texas
Hernandez is a political strategist who, in August, joined Gary Johnson’s 2016 presidential campaign as chair of Hispanics for Johnson Weld. He is a of the founder of the Hispanic Republicans of Texas and has worked on political campaigns ranging from Vicente Fox in 1999 to John McCain in 2008. Fox appointed Hernandez head of the Presidential Office of Mexicans Abroad, making him the first U.S. citizen to serve in the Mexican Cabinet.
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Eddie Rodriguez

State Representative
Rodriguez, D-Austin, has represented House District 51 since 2003. He serves as vice chairman of the House Environmental Regulation Committee and sits on the Calendars, Economic & Small Business Development and Federal Environmental Regulation committees. Rodriguez is also the chairman of the Texas House Farm-to-Table Caucus and vice chairman of the Mexican American Legislative Caucus.


Saturday September 24, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Texas Union Theater 2308 Whitis Avenue, Austin, TX 78705