The Calendar

It's convention weekend, with Republicans in Fort Worth, Democrats in Houston, Libertarians in Dallas and Greens outside San Antonio. 

Here's what else is going on:

Friday, June 8:

  • Fundraiser for Sen. Rodney Ellis; Houston (6 p.m.)

Sunday, June 10:

  • ACE 12 water conference; Dallas (runs through Thursday)

Monday, June 11:

  • Fundraiser for Rep. Sid Miller; Austin (4:30 p.m.)

Tuesday, June 12:

  • House Appropriations Subcommittee on Article III meeting (9 a.m.)
  • House Higher Education Committee meeting (9 a.m.)
  • Fundraiser for House candidates John Adams and Chris Frandsen; Austin (5:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, June 13:

  • Texas Public Policy Foundation celebrates 25th anniversay of Reagan's "Tear Down This Wall" speech, with Gov. Rick Perry; Austin (11 a.m.)

Thursday, June 14:

  • Senate Committee on Governmental Relations meeting (10 a.m.)