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US Representative Bill Flores to Speak on Trade, Energy Policy at A&M’s Bush School

October 19, 2018

Bill Flores

United States Congressman Bill Flores

United States Congressman Bill Flores will be discussing the trade and energy policy challenges facing Congress on November 7, 2018. Flores has served as the representative for Texas District 17 for seven years and sits on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

The Texas A&M Bush School of Government and Public Service’s Mosbacher Institute will host Flores as a part of its “Conversations in Public Policy” series. A reception will begin at 5:00 p.m. with the Congressman speaking at 5:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.

Flores is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a BBA in accounting and has a background in the agricultural sector. He has received a Distinguished Alumni award from the university and currently resides in Bryan, Texas.

Flores is a member of powerful committees in the Congress. In addition to serving on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, he is the Chairman of the Republican Study Committee and serves on the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. Flores has also received the Distinguished Public Servant Award from the Marfan Foundation and the Spirit of Enterprise award from the United States Chamber of Commerce.

The lecture is open to the public, but reservations are strongly suggested by Monday, November 5. Registration is available online at or by calling (979) 845-1927.