Dan Flynn http://ketr.org en Talking single-use plastic bags with Dan Flynn http://ketr.org/post/talking-single-use-plastic-bags-dan-flynn <p>State Rep. Dan Flynn (R-Canton) has been <a href="http://ketr.org/post/ags-office-respond-flynns-request-plastic-bags">in the news</a> for his <a href="https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/opinions/opinions/50abbott/rq/2014/pdf/RQ1189GA.pdf">letter to the Texas Attorney General's office</a> questioning the legality of municipal bans on plastic bags. KETR spoke with Flynn, who described the motivation behind his letter.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Mark Haslett 50811 at http://ketr.org Talking single-use plastic bags with Dan Flynn Transportation bill moving through legislature http://ketr.org/post/transportation-bill-moving-through-legislature <p>A bill with possible implications for public-private transportation projects like the proposed Blacklands Turnpike is making its way through the Texas Legislature. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:00:29 +0000 Mark Haslett 36303 at http://ketr.org Transportation bill moving through legislature Deuell, Flynn to Address Greenville Breakfast http://ketr.org/post/deuell-flynn-address-greenville-breakfast <p>Texas lawmakers will appear before local business and government leaders later this month to provide a preview of the 2013 state legislative session. Wed, 03 Oct 2012 15:03:00 +0000 Brad Kellar 27810 at http://ketr.org Deuell, Flynn to Address Greenville Breakfast Possible Charges in Buffalo Killings Delayed http://ketr.org/post/possible-charges-buffalo-killings-delayed <p>GREENVILLE - The mystery behind who killed a sacred white buffalo calf and his mother will have to wait another month, as the Hunt County Grand Jury did not hear evidence in the case Friday. Sun, 29 Jul 2012 23:53:39 +0000 Scott Harvey 24689 at http://ketr.org Possible Charges in Buffalo Killings Delayed Northeast Texas lawmaker again speaks out against standardized tests http://ketr.org/post/northeast-texas-lawmaker-again-speaks-out-against-standardized-tests <p>VAN - Dan Flynn said in a release Thursday that the requirement that a student pass three of the new <a href="http://www.tea.state.tx.us/student.assessment/staar/" target="_blank">STAAR</a> tests before they can go to college in 2015 is misguided and needs to be reexamined.&nbsp; Fri, 13 Jul 2012 12:12:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 23919 at http://ketr.org Northeast Texas lawmaker again speaks out against standardized tests Perry visits Greenville to discuss legislative issues http://ketr.org/post/perry-visits-greenville-discuss-legislative-issues <p>GREENVILLE - Governor Perry makes a visit the newly redrawn House District 2 on Wednesday to speak on his proposed &ldquo;Texas Budget Compact&rdquo; that afternoon in Greenville. Fri, 18 May 2012 11:15:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 21232 at http://ketr.org Perry visits Greenville to discuss legislative issues Your future lawmaker's thoughts on school finance http://ketr.org/post/your-future-lawmakers-thoughts-school-finance <p>Dan Flynn is&nbsp;seeking&nbsp;another re-election&nbsp;to&nbsp;the Texas State House of Representatives, while challenger George Alexander&nbsp;hopes it&#39;s his turn to serve the citizens of District 2.&nbsp; Fri, 11 May 2012 15:57:31 +0000 Scott Harvey 20932 at http://ketr.org Your future lawmaker's thoughts on school finance Flynn, Alexander address schools, immigration and healthcare http://ketr.org/post/flynn-alexander-address-schools-immigration-and-healthcare <p>COMMERCE - In what is certain to be a hot issue during the 2013 Texas legislative session, school finance was at the forefront of Tuesday evening&rsquo;s debate between District 2 State Rep. <a href="http://www.daflynn.com/">Dan Flynn</a> and challenger <a href="http://www.alexanderforhouse.com/">George Alexander</a>.&nbsp; Wed, 09 May 2012 19:23:52 +0000 Scott Harvey 20821 at http://ketr.org Flynn, Alexander address schools, immigration and healthcare A&M-Commerce to play host to State Rep. debate http://ketr.org/post/am-commerce-play-host-state-rep-debate <p>COMMERCE - District 2 State Rep. Dan Flynn and challenger George Alexander take center stage Tuesday&nbsp;evening, May 8&nbsp;for a candidate debate, presented by the Hunt County African American Leadership Conference and Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce Colony of Phi Iota Alpha. Wed, 02 May 2012 11:13:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 20421 at http://ketr.org A&M-Commerce to play host to State Rep. debate Local Airport Dubbed Most Improved for 2012 http://ketr.org/post/local-airport-dubbed-most-improved-2012 <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial', 'sans-serif'; color: black; font-size: 11pt"><span style="font-family: 'Arial', 'sans-serif'; color: black; font-size: 11pt"><o:p></o:p></span></span>AUSTIN -&nbsp;A general aviation airport in East Texas won top honors recently for structural and aesthetic improvements that eventually turned a financial liability into an economic asset for the community and the region. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 01:09:00 +0000 The Office of State Representative Dan Flynn 19677 at http://ketr.org Local Airport Dubbed Most Improved for 2012