House Representative

Phelan, Dade


Representative Phelan appointed to serve on House Appropriations Committee

AUSTIN – State Representative Dade Phelan (Beaumont), has been appointed to serve on the House Appropriations Committee by Speaker Joe Straus (San Antonio). The House Appropriations committee has oversight and specific jurisdiction over bills and resolutions which appropriate state funds. “I am honored to serve on one of the Legislature's most prominent and demanding committees. I look forward to working on a conservative and responsible budget that addresses the needs of a diverse and rapidly growing state,” Phelan said. The Representative's assignments also include appointment to the House Committee on Elections.

Speaker Straus announced committee assignments for the Texas House of Representatives on Wednesday afternoon.

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Contact: Zach Johnson