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5/30/07

Local Lawmakers Back in the Hub City

Two nights after the end of the 80th legislature, local lawmakers are back in town to discuss what happened in the state capitol.

Tuesday afternoon, Senator Robert Duncan, State Representatives Joe Heflin and Delwin Jones held a news conference. One of the topics discussed was new legislation aligning Angelo State University with the Texas Tech University system. 

Senator Duncan believes, "The affiliation between Texas Tech and Angelo State is one of the most significant things that has happened since the medical school and law school at Texas Tech University."

Senator Duncan also commended his fellow colleagues for the accomplishments they achieved in Austin for the Lubbock community.

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