H.R. No. 1562
         WHEREAS, Deidre Rasheed has served with distinction as
  Democratic precinct chair of Precinct 216 in Harris County, making
  lasting contributions to the people of the county and the
  democratic process; and
         WHEREAS, Precinct chairs are integral to the success of the
  party's mission to elect public servants who will build a better
  state and nation for our families and children for generations to
  come, and to work with people from all walks of life to make our
  communities stronger, safer, more just, and more secure; and
         WHEREAS, Because public policy affects our daily lives, the
  work of these dedicated community leaders helps to build a Texas
  where all people can fulfill their dreams and achieve their full
  potential; and
         WHEREAS, It is most appropriate to take this opportunity to
  recognize an outstanding Texan who has devoted time, energy, and
  talents toward realizing the goal of guaranteeing open and fair
  participation in the democratic process; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 80th Texas
  Legislature hereby commend Deidre Rasheed for serving as Democratic
  chair of Precinct 216 in Harris County and extend sincere best
  wishes to this public-spirited individual for the future; and, be
  it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Deidre Rasheed as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas House of Representatives.
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 1562 was adopted by the House on April
  26, 2007, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House