7.17 Citizenship. The student understands the importance of effective leadership in a democratic society. The student is expected to:

7.17(B) identify the contributions of Texas leaders such as Lawrence Sullivan “Sul” Ross, John Nance Garner (“Cactus Jack”), James A. Baker III, Henry B. González, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Barbara Jordan, Raymond L. Telles, Sam Rayburn, and Raul A. Gonzalez Jr.