H.R. No. 160
         WHEREAS, The WBCA Red, White and BBQ cook-off is taking place
  in Laredo on February 23 and 24, 2024; and
         WHEREAS, Sanctioned by the Champions Barbecue Alliance as one
  of the organization's state championship cook-offs, this
  much-anticipated event attracts talented pitmasters from across
  Texas who put their culinary abilities to the test as they vie to
  produce the tastiest entries in several different categories; and
         WHEREAS, The competition is being held as part of the annual
  Washington's Birthday Celebration event hosted by the Washington's
  Birthday Celebration Association; guests will have the opportunity
  to sample a variety of savory dishes while taking part in a fun,
  family-oriented get-together that also includes live music and an
  assortment of vendors; and
         WHEREAS, Texans are noted for their love of barbecue, and the
  WBCA Red, White and BBQ cook-off is sure to offer good food and good
  times to everyone in attendance; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 88th Texas
  Legislature, 3rd Called Session, hereby commemorate the 2024 WBCA
  Red, White and BBQ cook-off and extend to the organizers,
  contestants, and attendees sincere best wishes for a successful and
  memorable event.
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 160 was adopted by the House on
  November 7, 2023, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House