WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas is pleased to
recognize Michael Floissac for his outstanding work in the office
of Representative Jessica Farrar; and
       WHEREAS, Michael was a participant in the Texas Legislative
Internship Program administered by the Mickey Leland Center on
World Hunger and Peace at Texas Southern University; and
       WHEREAS, This excellent internship program, established in
December of 1990, provides a unique opportunity for students from
Texas colleges and universities to serve as interns in the
Texas Legislature, in state agencies, and in local government
offices; and
       WHEREAS, Students receive academic credit for participating
in the program, which combines academic study and research with
supervised practical training; Senator Rodney Ellis serves as a
program advisor, and the senator's office assists with
coordinating the on-site activities; and
       WHEREAS, As an intern, Michael has gained firsthand
knowledge of the governmental process and work experience in a
political environment, as well as insight into the issues facing
our communities and our state today; and
       WHEREAS, Diligent, resourceful, and talented, Michael
skillfully handled the multifaceted duties of the
representative's office and ably assisted with the needs of
constituents; now, therefore, be it
       RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas,
80th Legislature, hereby commend Michael Floissac for his
dedication and excellent work as a participant in the
Texas Legislative Internship Program and extend to him best
wishes for the future; and, be it further
       RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
him as an expression of esteem from the Texas Senate.
    President of the Senate
    I hereby certify that the
above Resolution was adopted by
the Senate on April 17, 2007.
    Secretary of the Senate
     Member, Texas Senate