Yoakum Republican Women host Geanie Morrison, Lois Kolkhorst
Aug. 31, 2012 at 3:31 a.m.
Updated Sept. 1, 2012 at 4:01 a.m.
The Republican Women of Yoakum monthly meeting will be at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Yoakum Community Center, 105 Huck St.
A luncheon will be served.
State Rep. District 30, Geanie Morrison, and state Rep. District 13 Lois Kolkhorst will speak on issues and bills coming before the next Texas Legislative session and issues of local interest. There will be time for questions from the audience.
Morrison has served both Lavaca and DeWitt counties for seven terms. With the advent of the newly drawn districts, Kolkhorst will now add Lavaca County to her district.
Morrison will continue to represent DeWitt County.
Kolkhorst is chairman of the Public Health Committee.
Morrison has devoted much of her efforts and time to the field of education. She recently served as co-committee chair on the Select Committee for Higher Education.
Visitors are welcome to all meetings. The Republican Women of Yoakum presents speakers who provide residents an opportunity to meet and question political candidates and office holders from a local to federal levels of government.
Men are welcome as associate members.
For more information or to become a member of the group, contact Brenda Cash at 361-594-4258. Visit the group's Facebook page.