As the Legislative session draws near (Jan. 11), state lawmakers will be setting up town hall meetings to talk about pending issues.
This year, that will likely be the budget, the budget and the budget, though criminal justice is sure to be a topic as well.
State Sen. Rosa Franklin will meet with voters Jan. 9 at Bates Technical College, South Campus. Joining her will be Rep. Steve Conway. Both are Tacoma Democrats.
Here’s the announcement.
Franklin to host town hall meeting
OLYMPIA – Sen. Rosa Franklin, D-South Tacoma, invites residents of the 29th Legislative District to attend a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, Jan. 9, at the Bates Community College south campus in Tacoma.
Sen. Franklin is hosting the meeting to discuss expectations for the 2010 legislative session and to address constituent questions and concerns.
Joining Sen. Franklin at the meeting will be Rep. Steve Conway and a representative of the state Department of Social and Health Services to field questions.
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 9, 10 a.m. to noon
WHERE: Bates Community College South Campus, 2201 South 78th St., Tacoma
WHAT: Town hall meeting