Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Thank Goodness For Judith Zaffirini
(AUSTIN) — Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, on Thursday (Feb. 16) received the Horizon Award from the Christian Life Commission, the policy agency of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, for her leadership in promoting access, affordability and excellence in higher education.
“As Chair of the Senate Higher Education Committee, I am delighted to accept this award and to champion higher education opportunities for all,” Zaffirini said. "It's my pleasure to share Texas Baptists' goals of increasing high school graduation rates and ensuring that Texas students are college ready."
Press release via Zaffirini camp
Continuing of the subject of "promoting access, affordability and excellence in higher education," I offer this: