AUSTIN, Texas — Texas State Representative Brooks Landgraf announced Friday he has been appointed to the House Select Committee on Youth Health and Safety.
This committee is tasked with keeping children safe. Their current focus will be on schools and mass shootings in the wake of Uvalde.
Landgraf is joined by six other newly appointed representatives picked out by House Speaker Dade Phelan.
Most of those on the committee, including Landgraf himself, come from cities who have experienced a mass shooting.