Media Advisory from the office of State Senator Judith Zaffirini

July 23, 2007
Contact: Nick Almanza
(512) 463-0121

Senator Zaffirini to Visit Bee County and Welcome Dr. Thomas Baynum to Coastal Bend College

WHAT:Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, will welcome Coastal Bend College's newest president, Dr. Thomas B. Baynum, during a ceremony to be held at Coastal Bend's Beeville campus. Dr. Baynum is Coastal Bend College's fourth president.

The senator serves as Chair of the Senate Higher Education Subcommittee and recently released an op-ed article that questioned Governor Rick Perry's veto of 2009 health insurance benefits for community colleges.
WHEN:Monday, July 23, 2007
5:30 p.m.
WHERE:James Dougherty Student Union Building
Coastal Bend College - Beeville Campus
Beeville, Texas

Attachment: Senator Zaffirini's Community College Op-Ed