Texas House resolution recognizes Rice’s Baker Institute

Texas House recognizes Rice's Baker Institute

The Texas House of Representatives recently recognized Rice’s Baker Institute for Public Policy and its 25th anniversary in 2018 with the reading and floor recognition of a commemorative resolution introduced by Rep. Sarah Davis, R-West University Place. The resolution outlines the institute’s history, describing its research programs and many notable speakers throughout the years. It also highlights the institute’s contributions to policy discussions at the state, national and global levels.

A copy of House Resolution 1227 honoring the Baker Institute is available here.

Pictured in the Texas House chambers that day are, from left, Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston; Jennifer Rabb, director of the Baker Institute’s McNair Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth; Mark Jones, fellow in political science at the institute and a professor of political science at Rice; and Rep. Craig Goldman, R-Fort Worth. (Photo courtesy of the Texas House of Representatives)

About Jeff Falk

Jeff Falk is associate director of national media relations in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.