Media Advisory
From the Office of State Senator Rodney Ellis

For Immediate Release
March 7, 2007
Contact: Jeremy Warren, (512) 463-0113

Senators Ellis, Carona to hold Casino Gaming Press Conference

Plan would tie revenue to TEXAS Grants, financial aid

AUSTIN -- Senator Rodney Ellis (D-Houston) and Senator John Carona (R-Dallas) will hold a press conference announcing their plan to legalize casino gaming in Texas and dedicate revenue to TEXAS Grants and financial aid, on Thursday, March 8, 2007, at 9:30 a.m, in the Lieutenant Governor's Press Room.

WHAT:Casino Gaming/College Aid Press Conference
WHO:Senator Rodney Ellis
Senator John Carona
Dr. Ray Perryman, The Perryman Group
Mike Baselice, Baselice & Associates
WHEN:Thursday, March 8, 2007
WHERE:Lieutenant Governor's Press Room
Room 2E.9, Texas Capitol

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