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Posts published in “Day: January 21, 2020”

Congresswoman Garcia appointed to Impeachment Managers

House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, center in pink, introduces the Congresspersons that will serve as Impeachment Managers during the trial set to start next week in the Senate. L to R, Hakeem Jeffries, Sylvia Garcia, Jerry Nadler, Pelosi, Adam Schiff, Val Demings, Zoe Lofgren, and Jason Crow.

WASHINGTON – Sylvia Garcia, Congresswoman representing the 29th District of Texas, including much of the North and East sides of Harris County, has been appointed one of seven Impeachment Managers for the upcoming trial of President Trump in the Senate.

The selection was made by House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, who took care to have a diverse group of managers. The seven Democratic Congresspersons, most with attorney training and courtroom experience, will act as prosecutors in the ensuing trial which starts next Tuesday in the Senate.

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Dr. LaTonya M. Goffney reflects on 2018-19 school year

Aldine ISD Superintendent Dr. LaTonya M. Goffney, middle, delivers remarks during the district’s annual State of the District Breakfast, held Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the CityPlace Marriott Hotel.

Looks ahead to AISD’s future at annual State of the District Breakfast

Aldine ISD Superintendent Dr. LaTonya M. Goffney delivered a spirited address to Aldine ISD supporters at the district’s annual State of the District Breakfast, held Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the CityPlace Marriott Hotel.

Speaking before a crowd of parents, business partners, elected officials and district and campus administrators, Dr. Goffney provided a list of accomplishments she and her leadership team attained in her first year as superintendent during the 2018- 19 school year, presented the audience with a number of plans to provide more choices for Aldine students in the future and shared the district’s five-year strategic plan, “A New Way Forward.”

Board President Paul Shanklin delivers welcoming remarks

Prior to Dr. Goffney’s address, Board of Trustees President Paul Shanklin delivered welcoming remarks.

After introducing his fellow Board members, Mr. Shanklin made it clear he and the Board are committed to providing Aldine students with more choices and a quality education for all students.

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