Media Advisory
From the Office of State Senator Rodney Ellis

For Immediate Release
Monday, January 23, 2007
Contact: Jeremy Warren, 512-463-0113

Senator Ellis, Commissioner Williams, Rep. Van Arsdale to hold press conference on Sudan Sanctions Legislation

AUSTIN -- Senators Rodney Ellis (D-Houston), Representative Corbin Van Arsdale, Texas Railroad Commissioner Michael Williams and advocates for Sudan will hold a press conference to announce legislation requiring state of Texas pension funds to divest from companies doing business in Sudan, on Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. in the Lieutenant Governor's Press Room.

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