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LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate

LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate

Hispanic Advocacy Group Will Press Candidates to Lay Out Vision for McAllen

(McAllen, TX) – Today, The LIBRE Initiative – Texas, a group committed to empowering the Hispanic community, announced plans to host a mayoral debate with several of the announced candidates this Wednesday, April 21 at 6pm CST.

The debate will be moderated by Jorge Martinez, The LIBRE Initiative – Texas coalitions director, and Kennedy LeFave, The LIBRE Initiative’s national project manager, and will touch on several local issues impacting the greater McAllen area.

Who:                       The LIBRE Initiative – Texas

What:                       McAllen Mayoral Debate

When:                      Wednesday, April 21, 2021

6PM CST

Where:                     New Life Family Church

2109 W. Nolana Avenue

McAllen, TX 78504

Who:                         Othal Brand Junior, business owner

Michael Fallek, business owner

Commissioner Veronica Vela Whitacre

Commissioner Javier Villalobos

Dr. Shahid Rashid, invited

Media must RSVP to Israel Ortega, iortega@belibre.org or via (202) 345-9130