Media Advisory
From the Office of State Senator Rodney Ellis

For Immediate Release
July 30, 2007
Contact: Margaret Justus

Houston Legislators and Macy's Announce Back to School Tax Free Weekend moved to Third Weekend in August; Backpacks to be added to list of tax-free items

WHO:Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis,
Ed Smith, Regional Vice President Public Relations & Community Affairs for Macy's
Houston Area State Senators and Representatives
WHAT:Press Conference announcing changes made to the Texas Back to School Tax Free Holiday Weekend during the 80th Legislature. In addition, to raise public awareness of the recent Sales Tax Holiday date change and additional items added to tax-free list.
WHERE:Macy's Downtown Houston, 1110 Main Street. 1st floor - Men's Furnishings
WHEN:Friday, August 3, 2007 - 11:30 AM