Photos from Governor Abbott Event Available Online

The Friends of The University PAC event with Governor Greg Abbott in Austin on March 23rd was a great success. A photographer was present for the event, and we are making those photos available online for you. You can view the

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An Evening with Greg Abbott Was a Great Success!!!

  Our event with Gov. Greg Abbott was held last week at the beautiful home of John Schweitzer, overlooking Lady Bird Lake with a great view of the Austin skyline (including The Tower). We had great attendance at the event.

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$500 Tickets to Gov. Abbott Event Available Online!

Tickets are now available for the Friends of The University PAC’s Evening with Greg Abbott on March 23rd from 6-7:30pm. If you would like to purchase tickets to the event, visit our website: Tickets are $500 per person. You

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Save the Date: March 23, 2016!!!

Our Board of Directors is proud to announce that Governor Greg Abbott will be the featured guest at a fundraiser for Friends of The University PAC in Austin on March 23, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Please save the date for this event. We

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PAC Board Meets: Discusses 2015-2016 Contribution Plan; Launches New Major Donor Fundraising Initiative

The PAC Board met recently to discuss the contribution plan for the 2016 election cycle and to launch the new major donor fundraising initiative. The current board members are Dr. Bill Cunningham, Chairman, Mike Cook, Treasurer, Steven Ballantyne, David Beck,

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Legislative Session Ends in Success, 2016 Election Cycle Begins

The 84th Regular Legislative Session has ended, and we had good results for The University on several issues: Under the new leadership team of Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick and Speaker Straus, funding for UT Austin increased by 4.5 percent.

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New PAC Board Set to Discuss Plan of Action

The Friends of The University PAC board will meet this month to discuss the vision for the PAC and a plan for the future. Among the issues the PAC will address are contributions to current officeholders in the Texas Legislature,

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