From the Office of State Senator Leticia Van de Putte

For Immediate Release
October 4, 2012
Contact: Lee Nichols, 512-463-0126

Senator Van de Putte Reacts to Committee Chair Assignments

(Austin) -- Today, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst made changes in committee chair assignments for the 83rd Legislature. Senator Leticia Van de Putte, District 26 (Bexar County) experienced no changes in her assignment, retaining her Chair of the Committee on Veteran Affairs and Military Installations. She issued the following statement:

"I am grateful that Lt. Gov. Dewhurst recognizes the hard work and passion I bring to this committee. Given that I represent 800,000 people in Military City, USA (San Antonio), it gives me great pride to lead the fight for our veterans, active duty military, and their families."