From Enterprise Staff
Candidate and State Representative Trent Ashby spoke to the Republican Club of Polk County during the club’s April meeting.
Ashby spoke on the southern border issues and what the State of Texas is doing to avoid illegal immigration. He also spoke about tightening voting rules to prevent “harvesting votes,” the heartbeat legislation recently passed and rules for keeping boys’ and girls’ sports separate from each other from kindergarten through the 12th grade.
Ashby said he will continue to work hand in hand with fellow State Representative James White during the transition stage when White steps down from office. He said he hopes to win the November election.
Club members said the found the meeting informative. Upcoming speakers include Lara Login of Fox news, former CIA Chief of Counterintelligence James Olson and outgoing U.S. Representative Kevin Brady, minority leader of the House Ways and Means Committee.
The Republican Club of Polk County meets at VFW Post #8568 on Hwy. 190 West the first Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Membership is $10 a year and a monthly catered dinner is served for $12. All are invited to attend.