FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 1, 2001
AUSTIN, TX--State Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr., D-Brownsville, invites the Rio Grande Valley media to a reception he is hosting tonight honoring Lt. Gov. Bill Ratliff at the Border Fest Ground Pavilion at 6:30 p.m. in the city of Hidalgo.
Lt. Gov. Ratliff had earlier accepted an invitation by Sen. Lucio to tour the Valley so that he can become more familiar with the area and its residents. Lt. Gov. Ratliff will arrive in Brownsville this afternoon and leave the following morning.
On Friday, March 2, the Brownsville Interagency Council is hosting a "Get Acquainted" breakfast for Lt. Gov. Bill Ratliff at the Sheraton Four Points in Brownsville from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
For more information please call Ms. Brenda Watson in Austin at 512-463-0127.