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Mattax Retains Insurance Commissioner Spot

David Mattax has been reappointed as Texas Insurance Commissioner.

Governor Greg Abbott announced Mattax's reappointment this week. Mattax was first appointed the role in 2015. Prior to serving the role as Insurance Commissioner, Mattax served as deputy attorney general for defense litigation.

Mattax's new term will expire on February 1, 2019, according to a statement by the Governor's office.

Caprock High Begins Offering Universal Breakfast for Students

Council to Work on Board During Tuesday Meeting