86R32331 BK-D
  By: Minjarez H.R. No. 1612
         WHEREAS, Richard Cafege was recently promoted to lieutenant
  in the Texas Department of Public Safety, and this occasion
  provides a fitting opportunity to commend him on his many years of
  outstanding service to his state and country; and
         WHEREAS, A veteran of the United States Marine Corps,
  Lieutenant Cafege spent the majority of his military career
  overseas in Japan, Korea, Iraq, and Kuwait; after returning home,
  he began serving with the Texas Department of Public Safety as a
  state trooper in the Texas Highway Patrol; and
         WHEREAS, Over the course of 15 years with the department,
  Lieutenant Cafege has been a member of the Governor's Protection
  Detail and a special agent in the threat detection unit at the State
  Capitol, and he was recently promoted to lieutenant over the tech
  unit at DPS headquarters; he holds a bachelor's degree from Texas
  A&M University, and he is currently completing his master's degree
  from Texas A&M's Bush School of Government and Public Service, with
  plans to one day seek public office; and
         WHEREAS, Lieutenant Richard Cafege exemplifies the highest
  standards of the law enforcement profession, and this promotion
  justly recognizes his unwavering commitment to excellence and his
  tireless dedication to protecting the lives and property of his
  fellow citizens; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Richard Cafege on being promoted to
  lieutenant in the Texas Department of Public Safety and extend to
  him sincere best wishes for continued success; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Lieutenant Cafege as an expression of high regard by
  the Texas House of Representatives.