Chief of Staff: Nate Walker has worked in Rep. Rodriguez’ Capitol office since 2007. Nate’s first political experience came in Eddie’s first campaign in late ...
Rep. Rodriguez has introduced House Bill 295 to address the issue of drowsy driving in the commercial trucking industry. The bill would create a “Drowsy ...
Rep. Rodriguez has filed House Bill 292 related to the regulation of poker gaming in Texas. The bill is aimed at eliminating illegal underground poker ...
Marathon High has come a long way in the past few months. In early September, we started the program by jogging 5 minutes and on ...
14 Jun 2013Notes & Noticias – Texans Deserve Fair Maps
Dear Friends, The special session is under way, and redistricting remains the top order of business — though Perry has added other deeply divisive issues [...]
7 Jun 2013Notes & Noticias – From Texas Farms to Your Table
Dear Friends, One of the initiatives I was proud to lead in the Legislature this year was the formation of the Texas House Farm-to-Table Caucus, [...]
25 May 2013AUSTIN AFFORDABLE HOUSING BILL PASSES SENATE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Selena Saucedo Booth (512) 463-0674 or Selena.Booth@house.state.tx.us AUSTIN AFFORDABLE HOUSING BILL PASSES SENATE Homestead Preservation Districts Legislation [...]
23 May 2013Farm to Table Bills Pass Senate
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Selena Saucedo Booth (512) 463-0674 firstname.lastname@example.org TEXAS HOUSE FARM-TO-TABLE CAUCUS BILLS PASS SENATE AUSTIN, Texas – May 23, 2013 – Two [...]
10 May 2013Farmers’ Market Food Sampling Bill Passes Texas House
Farmers’ Market Food Sampling Bill Passes Texas House AUSTIN, Texas – May 10, 2013 – House Bill 1382 by Representative David Simpson (R-Longview) passed third [...]
9 May 2013Notes & Noticias – Most Important Meal of the Day
Dear Friends, You’ve probably heard the saying, “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” Here in Texas, too many school children are going [...]
9 May 2013School Breakfast Bill Passes Both Chambers
The Texas House gave final approval to legislation increasing participation in the Federal School Breakfast Program. Representative Eddie Rodriguez (D-Austin) and Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. [...]
26 Apr 2013ICYMI: New York Times / Texas Tribune Story Highlights Importance of School Breakfast Program Legislation
In a recent New York Times / Texas Tribune article House Bill 296 / Senate Bill 376 (by E. Rodriguez/Lucio Jr.) to increase participation in [...]