Dan Flynn

Texas Government
5:00 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Talking single-use plastic bags with Dan Flynn


State Rep. Dan Flynn (R-Canton) has been in the news for his letter to the Texas Attorney General's office questioning the legality of municipal bans on plastic bags. KETR spoke with Flynn, who described the motivation behind his letter.

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Blacklands Turnpike
7:00 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Transportation bill moving through legislature


A bill with possible implications for public-private transportation projects like the proposed Blacklands Turnpike is making its way through the Texas Legislature.

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Texas Legislative Session
10:03 am
Wed October 3, 2012

Deuell, Flynn to Address Greenville Breakfast

Sen. Deuell (L) and Rep. Flynn

Texas lawmakers will appear before local business and government leaders later this month to provide a preview of the 2013 state legislative session.

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Lakota Ranch
6:53 pm
Sun July 29, 2012

Possible Charges in Buffalo Killings Delayed


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.

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Texas Schools
7:12 am
Fri July 13, 2012

Northeast Texas lawmaker again speaks out against standardized tests


VAN - Dan Flynn said in a release Thursday that the requirement that a student pass three of the new STAAR tests before they can go to college in 2015 is misguided and needs to be reexamined. 

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Governor Perry
6:15 am
Fri May 18, 2012

Perry visits Greenville to discuss legislative issues

Texas Governor Rick Perry

GREENVILLE - Governor Perry makes a visit the newly redrawn House District 2 on Wednesday to speak on his proposed “Texas Budget Compact” that afternoon in Greenville.

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The Lead
10:57 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Your future lawmaker's thoughts on school finance

Dan Flynn is seeking another re-election to the Texas State House of Representatives, while challenger George Alexander hopes it's his turn to serve the citizens of District 2. 

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2:23 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

Flynn, Alexander address schools, immigration and healthcare

From L to R; Rep. Dan Flynn and George Alexander

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’s debate between District 2 State Rep. Dan Flynn and challenger George Alexander

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Candidate Forum
6:13 am
Wed May 2, 2012

A&M-Commerce to play host to State Rep. debate

From L to R; Rep. Dan Flynn and George Alexander

COMMERCE - District 2 State Rep. Dan Flynn and challenger George Alexander take center stage Tuesday evening, May 8 for a candidate debate, presented by the Hunt County African American Leadership Conference and Texas A&M University-Commerce Colony of Phi Iota Alpha.

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Van Zandt County
8:09 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

Local Airport Dubbed Most Improved for 2012


AUSTIN - 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.

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Texas political maps
8:41 am
Wed February 29, 2012

A local perspective on new district lines in Texas

SAN ANTONIO - Some of the new lines have been drawn for North Texas. Interim maps for Texas state House and Congressional districts were approved Tuesday.

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6:57 am
Tue January 10, 2012

Alexander announces bid for Texas lawmaker

A local attorney will challenge District 2 State Representative Dan Flynn for the republican nomination.

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6:47 am
Sat December 17, 2011

Dan Flynn to seek another term in office

VAN - A Northeast Texas lawmaker has announced his plans to run for reelection.

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A&M-Commerce campus
1:41 pm
Mon October 17, 2011

Performances to highlight Music Building dedication

Flickr, A&M-Commerce

COMMERCE - A formal dedication ceremony for the New Music Building on the campus of Texas A&M University-Commerce is scheduled for this Friday.

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6:50 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Education at the forefront of Friday breakfast

GREENVILLE - District 2 State Senator Bob Deuell will be recognized with the Champion for Children Award at this Friday’s Wake Up to the Issues breakfast, presented by the Greenville Chamber.

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