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SCC Chamber March Luncheon with Senator Bob Deuell
March 20, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Our next meeting will be on the normal schedule – 3rd Thursday of the month: March 20th at the Bull’s Pen Café.
Keynote Speaker: Senator Bob Deuell
Grilled Chicken Breast
Mashed Potatoes & Gravy
Salad Rolls Tea
Grilled Chicken Breast Salad
Rolls & Tea
$20 Advance Reservations
$25 at the door
Join us and bring a guest!
ABOUT SENATOR BOB DEUELL
Senator Robert F. “Bob” Deuell is currently serving his third term in the Texas Senate, representing Delta, Hopkins, Hunt, Rockwall, Kaufman, Fannin, Rains, and Van Zandt counties, and parts of Dallas county.
After attending the University of North Texas, Sen. Deuell earned a degree in biology from George Mason University and his doctorate of medicine from the Medical College of Virginia. He has practiced as a board-certified family physician in Greenville for 25 years.
During his time in the Legislature, Sen. Deuell has passed dozens of pieces of legislation covering a wide spectrum of issues such as criminal justice, health care, education, and transportation.
As Chair of the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Senator Deuell passed multiple bills designed to keep Texas’ economy strong as well as safeguard public investment. These measures include the renewal of the Texas Economic Development Act, which has been responsible for over $62 billion in capital investment and the creation of 6,700 jobs; and Research and Development incentives which studies show could result in $13 billion in increased economic activity and 97,000 new permanent jobs.
Senator Deuell has been recognized by numerous organizations for his work, including the Texas Medical Association, the Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas, the Texas Association of Business, the Texas State Association of Fire Fighters, the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, and the Texas Young Republican Federation. He was also named to Texas Monthly’s Ten Best Legislators list in 2007 and recognized again for his work during the 81st Legislative Session. In addition, Sen. Deuell received an A++ rating from the Texas Right to Life Committee and is A+ rated by the National Rifle Association.
Currently, Sen. Deuell serves as chair of the Senate Economic Development Committee and as vice-chair of both the Senate Committee on Health & Human Services and the Senate Committee on State Affairs. He also sits on the Senate Finance Committee and the Senate Committee on Natural Resources.
Senator Deuell has been married to his wife Marilyn for over 40 years. They have three grown children and recently celebrated the birth of their first grandchild.