A Conversation With U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro

  • Thursday, February 19, 2015
  • 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
    Conversation begins at 8 a.m.
  • The Austin Club
    110 E. 9th St., Austin, TX 78701
  • Questions? Please mail or call us.

Join us for coffee and conversation with U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro.

Castro, D-San Antonio, was elected to the U.S. House in 2012 representing Texas’ 20th district, which covers a large portion of San Antonio and Bexar County. He serves on the Armed Services and the House Foreign Affairs committees. He was the 2013 co-president of the House freshman Democrats and named Assistant Whip for House Democrats. Previously, Castro was elected at 28 years old to the Texas Legislature and served five terms as a state representative for District 125. In the Texas House, he served as vice chairman of the Higher Education Committee and Democratic floor leader.  


Our Conversation Series features in-depth discussions with prominent elected officials and newsmakers moderated by Evan Smith, CEO and editor-in-chief, and other expert journalists from The Texas Tribune. Each free event at the historic Austin Club in downtown Austin features coffee, networking and audience question-and-answer time. 

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