78R19267 JH-D

By:  Moreno of Harris                                             H.R. No. 1809

WHEREAS, During the 78th Texas Legislative Session, Evelyn Velasquez has served as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Joe E. Moreno, and her dedication is indeed worthy of special recognition; and WHEREAS, The daughter of Harvey and Magdalena Velasquez, Ms. Velasquez attended Pasadena High School and is currently a student at The University of Texas at Austin, where she is majoring in international business in finance; and WHEREAS, This noteworthy young Texan has had the opportunity to witness her state government functioning at its dynamic best during her internship; in addition to enhancing her knowledge of the legislative process and the issues facing citizens of the Lone Star State, she has gained valuable work experience in a political environment; and WHEREAS, Ms. Velasquez has performed her duties as a legislative intern with skill, and she is indeed deserving of special recognition; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 78th Texas Legislature hereby commend Evelyn Velasquez for her service as a legislative intern and extend to her warmest best wishes for continued success and happiness in all her future endeavors; and, be it further RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be prepared for Ms. Velasquez as an expression of high regard by the Texas House of Representatives.