Jan. 12, 2022
Six Houston city council members say no for Covid19 communication contract to Lopez Negrete.
Lopez Negrete communications have built a name, specialized in Latino or Hispanic community marketing and advertising with a history of working with the city of Houston as a contractor for outreach during the last USA census work and Covid 19 outreach.
Council members Knox and Travis led the group of six that said no more city of Houston local government communication contracts to Lopez because of what they believed was poor outcomes in the previous jobs.
Councilman Gallegos lead the group that defended Lopez, calling his opponents Republicans and giving them some lectures about the strength of the Latino population in Texas and nationally.
At the end of all the talking ' 11 of the council members voted for and 6 voted against, agreeing that the close to 5 million dollars can only be spent after a quality of life subcommittee meeting where Lopez and the health department will clarify the communication strategies and output evaluation metrics of success.
Dr. Ntuba Thompson Akwo international political leader physician and communicator. Certified professional and expert global health USA. Adviser of prime ministers and presidents.