Price to speak at HCRSPA tomorrow
State representative Four Price will be speaking tomorrow to the Hutchinson County Retired School Personnel Association.The Gallery Room of Frank Phillips College will be the site of the 12:30 program unless the number of attendees warrants using the FPC Auditorium. Lunch will be available at 11:30 in the cafeteria. The public, as well as the membership, is invited and encouraged to attend to learn about the issues facing the Legislature, and to ask pertinent questions.Price is the incumbent for the 87th District Texas Legislative Representative seat, and will be running against Democrat Abel Bosquez in the November election.He earned his business degree in finance from the University of Texas and then worked in commercial banking. He also attended St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio and received his law degree with high honors. Following graduation, he was selected as a law clerk to United States District Judge Mary Lou Robinson and later worked as an associate attorney for the international law firm Fulbright & Jaworksi, LLP.He is a name partner of the Amarillo law firm of Irwin, Merritt, Hogue, Price & Carthel, P.C. He concentrates his practice on business, real estate, estate planning, and commercial matters. While in the Texas House of Representatives, he served as Vice Chair of the Rural Caucus and was a member of the Community College Caucus, the Republican Caucus, the Legislative Sportsman's Caucus, the Tea Party Caucus, the Texas Tourism Caucus, and the Veterans Caucus.He has been a member of the Texas Conservative Coalition and is also a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council, a nonpartisan public-private partnership of America's state legislators centered on the principals of free markets, limited government, federalism, and individual liberty.