State Rep. Kino Flores to speak Feb. 15
Contact: Scott Maier, Senior Editor 381-3639
Posted: 02/04/2000
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EDINBURG - State Rep. Ismael "Kino" Flores, D-Palmview, will address higher education and appropriations at noon Feb. 15 at The University of Texas-Pan American Center Ballroom.

Flores, 41, serves on the House Appropriation Committee, which prepares a biennial state budget and oversees all bills appropriating money from the state treasury. The committee also has oversight of the Licensing and Administrative Procedures Committee, which focuses on businesses, industries, general trades and occupations regulated by the state.

Flores, who graduated from La Joya High School in 1977, represents the 36th District, which encompasses western and northern Hidalgo County and parts of northern Cameron County.