U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-The Woodlands) will talk on “How will the Stimulus Package Affect You and Your Business” at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27, in the Neches Room, 246 Crockett St. in Beaumont. Deadline to register is Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Brady is the ranking Republican member on the Ways and Means Committee (which has jurisdiction more than two thirds of the federal budget including taxes) and the subcommittee on trade. He will give an update on recent federal legislative activities and participate in a question and answer session focused on the business forecast for Southeast Texas.

Sponsored by Arceneaux and Gates Consulting Engineers, the luncheon cost is $15 per person. To register, or for more information, call Lee Ann Fuselier at 313-4041.