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{{TOC maker|1=Current members|1.1=U.S. Senate|1.1=U.S. House|2=Historical members|2.1=Senate|2.2=House}} This page displays the '''historical members of [[U.S. Congress]] from [[Texas]].'''
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|State = Texas
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|Population=26,059,203
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|Gender=50.3% Female, 49.7% Male
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|Voter reg = N/A
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|Voter turnout = 49.7%
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|Senate = Yes
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|Unemployment = 4.3%
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|Median income = $48,765
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|President = 57.15% Romney, 41.37% Obama
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|Race = 80.6% White, 12.3% Black, 4.2% Asian, 1% Native Am.
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|Ethnicity = 38.2% Hispanic
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}}{{TOC maker|1=Current members|1.1=U.S. Senate|1.1=U.S. House|2=Historical members|2.1=Senate|2.2=House}} This page displays the '''historical members of [[U.S. Congress]] from [[Texas]].'''
  
 
Here is the current partisan breakdown of the congressional members from Texas.
 
Here is the current partisan breakdown of the congressional members from Texas.

Revision as of 15:42, 21 August 2013

Texas
Population26,059,203
Gender50.3% Female, 49.7% Male
Race80.6% White, 12.3% Black, 4.2% Asian, 1% Native Am.
Ethnicity38.2% Hispanic
Unemployment rate4.3%
Median household income$48,765
Voter registration statisticsN/A
2012 Voter turnout49.7%
2012 Pres results57.15% Romney, 41.37% Obama
Upcoming electionsU.S. House, 2014
U.S. Senate, 2014
Contents
1 Current members
1.1 U.S. House
2 Historical members
2.1 Senate
2.2 House
This page displays the historical members of U.S. Congress from Texas.

Here is the current partisan breakdown of the congressional members from Texas.

Congressional Partisan Breakdown from Texas
Party U.S. Senate U.S. House Total
     Democratic Party 0 12 12
     Republican Party 2 24 26
TOTALS as of October 2014 2 36 38

Current members


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U.S. Senate

The current members of the U.S. Senate from Texas are:

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
John Cornyn
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Texas 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Ted Cruz
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Texas 2013January 3, 2019November 2018Link

U.S. House

The current members of the U.S. House from Texas are:

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Al Green
Al Green.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 9 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Beto O'Rourke
Beto O'Rourke.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 16 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Bill Flores
Bill Flores.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 17 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Blake Farenthold
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Republican PartyDistrict 27 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Eddie Bernice Johnson
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Democratic PartyDistrict 30 1993January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Filemon Vela
Filemon Vela.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 34 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Gene Green
Gene Green.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 29 1993January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Henry Cuellar
Henry Cuellar.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 28 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Jeb Hensarling
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Republican PartyDistrict 5 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Joaquin Castro
Joaquin Castro.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 20 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014[ Link]
Joe Barton
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Republican PartyDistrict 6 1985January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
John Carter
John Carter.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 31 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
John Culberson
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Republican PartyDistrict 7 2001January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Kay Granger
Kay Granger.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 12 1997January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Kenny Marchant
Kenny Marchant.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 24 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Kevin Brady
Kevin Brady.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 8 1997January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Lamar Smith
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Republican PartyDistrict 21 1987January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Lloyd Doggett
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Democratic PartyDistrict 35 1995January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Louis B. "Louie" Gohmert Jr.
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Mac Thornberry
Mac Thornberry.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 13 1995January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Marc Veasey
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Democratic PartyDistrict 33 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Michael C. Burgess
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Republican PartyDistrict 26 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Michael McCaul
Michael McCaul.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 10 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Mike Conaway
Mike Conaway.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 11 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Pete Gallego
Pete Gallego.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 23 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Pete Olson
Pete Olson.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 22 2009January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Pete Sessions
Pete Sessions.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 32 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Ralph Hall
Ralph Hall.jpg
Republican PartyDistrict 4 1981January 3, 2015Link
Randy Neugebauer
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Republican PartyDistrict 19 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Randy Weber
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Republican PartyDistrict 14 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Roger Williams
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Republican PartyDistrict 25 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Rubén Hinojosa
Ruben Hinojosa.jpg
Democratic PartyDistrict 15 1997January 3, 2015November 4, 2014[ Link]
Sam Johnson
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 1991January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Sheila Jackson Lee
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Democratic PartyDistrict 18 1995January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Steve Stockman
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Republican PartyDistrict 36 2013January 3, 2015Link
Ted Poe
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2005January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link

Historical members

Senate

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from Texas
Party Total
     Democratic 27
     Republican 7
Total Senators 34
Class 1 Senators from Texas
Senators Years Served Party
J. Pinckney Henderson 1857-1858 Democratic
Matthias Ward 1858-1859 Democratic
Louis T. Wigfall 1859-1861 Democratic
James W. Flanagan 1870-1875 Republican
Samuel B. Maxey 1875-1887 Democratic
John H. Reagan 1887-1891 Democratic
Horace Chilton 1891-1892 Democratic
Roger Q. Mills 1892-1899 Democratic
Charles A. Culberson 1899-1923 Democratic
Earle B. Mayfield 1923-1929 Democratic
Thomas T. Connally 1929-1953 Democratic
M. Price Daniel 1953-1957 Democratic
William A. Blakley 1957-1957 Democratic
Ralph W. Yarborough 1957-1971 Democratic
Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. 1971-1993 Democratic
Robert C. Krueger 1993-1993 Democratic
Kay Bailey Hutchison 1993-2013 Republican
Ted Cruz 2013-present Republican
Class 2 Senators from Texas
Senators Years Served Party
Samuel Houston 1846-1859 Democratic
John Hemphill 1859-1861 Democratic
Morgan C. Hamilton 1870-1877 Republican
Richard Coke 1877-1895 Democratic
Horace Chilton 1895-1901 Democratic
Joseph W. Bailey 1901-1913 Democratic
Rienzi M. Johnston 1913-1913 Democratic
Morris Sheppard 1913-1941 Democratic
Andrew Jackson Houston 1941-1941 Democratic
W. Lee O'Daniel 1941-1949 Democratic
Lyndon B. Johnson 1949-1961 Democratic
William A. Blakley 1961-1961 Democratic
John G. Tower 1961-1985 Republican
Phil Gramm 1985-2002 Republican
John Cornyn 2002-Present Republican

House

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Historical Representation to the US House by Party in the 1800s from Texas
Party Total
     Democratic 54
     Republican 5
     Independent 1
     Greenback 1
     Know-Nothing 1
Total Representatives 62
Representatives from Texas
Representatives Years Served Party
Timothy Pilsbury 1846 - 1849 Democratic
David S. Kaufman 1846 - 1851 Democratic
Volney Howard 1849 - 1853 Democratic
Richardson A. Scurry 1851 - 1853 Democratic
George W. Smyth 1853 - 1855 Democratic
Peter Hansborough Bell 1853 - 1857 Democratic
Lemuel D. Evans 1855 - 1857 Know-nothing
Guy M. Bryan 1857 - 1859 Democratic
John Henninger Reagan 1857 - 1861, 1883-1887 Democratic
Andrew Jackson Hamilton 1859 - 1861 Democratic
Edward Degener 1870 - 1871 Republican
George W. Whitmore 1870 - 1871 Republican
William Thomas Clark 1870 - 1872 Republican
John C. Conner 1870 - 1873 Democratic
William S. Herndon 1871 - 1875 Democratic
John Hancoc 1871 - 1885 Democratic
Dewitt Clinton Giddings 1872 - 1875 ,1877-1879 Democratic
William P. McLean 1873 - 1875 Democratic
Asa H. Willie 1873 - 1875 Democratic
Roger Q. Mills 1873 - 1892 Democratic
Gustav Schleicher 1875 - 1879 Democratic
James W. Throckmorton 1875 - 1879 , 1883-1887 Democratic
David B. Culberson 1875 - 1897 Democratic
George Washington Jones 1879 - 1883 Greenback
Christopher C. Upson 1879 - 1883 Democratic
Olin Wellborn 1879 - 1887 Democratic
Thomas P. Ochiltree 1883 - 1885 Independent
James H. Jones 1883 - 1887 Democratic
James Francis Miller 1883 - 1887 Democratic
Charles Stewart 1883 - 1893 Democratic
S. W. T. Lanham 1883 - 1893, 1895-1903 Democratic
William H. Crain 1885 - 1896 Democratic
Joseph D. Sayers 1885 - 1899 Democratic
Silas Hare 1887 - 1891 Democratic
William Harrison Martin 1887 - 1891 Democratic
Littleton W. Moore 1887 - 1893 Democratic
Constantine B. Kilgore 1887 - 1895 Democratic
Joseph Abbott 1887- 1897 Democratic
John B. Long 1891 - 1893 Democratic
Joseph Weldon Bailey 1891 - 1901 Democratic
Edwin Le Roy Antony 1892 - 1893 Democratic
Walter Gresham 1893 - 1895 Democratic
Thomas M. Paschal 1893 - 1895 Democratic
Charles K. Bell 1893 - 1897 Democratic
Jeremiah V. Cockrell 1893 - 1897 Democratic
Joseph Chappell Hutcheson 1893 - 1897 Democratic
George C. Pendleton 1893 - 1897 Democratic
Samuel B. Cooper 1893 - 1905 ,1907-1909 Democratic
Miles Crowley 1895 - 1897 Democratic
George H. Noonan 1895 - 1897 Republican
Charles Henderson Yoakum 1895 - 1897 Democratic
Rudolph Kleberg 1896 - 1903 Democratic
John W. Cranford 1897 - 1899 Democratic
Robert E. Burke 1897 - 1901 Democratic
Robert B. Hawley 1897 - 1901 Republican
Reese C. De Graffenreid 1897 - 1902 Democratic
Thomas Henry Ball 1897 - 1903 Democratic
Robert Lee Henry 1897 - 1917 Democratic
John Hall Stephens 1897 - 1917 Democratic
James Luther Slayden 1897 - 1919 Democratic
John Levi Sheppard 1899 - 1902 Democratic
Albert S. Burleson 1899 - 1913 Democratic

Historical Representation to the US House by Party in the 1900s from Texas
Party Total
     Democratic 141
     Republican 28
Total Representatives 169
Representatives from Texas
Representatives Years Served Party
Dudley G. Wooten 1901 - 1903 Democratic
Choice B. Randell 1901 - 1913 Democratic
George Farmer Burgess 1901 - 1917 Democratic
Gordon J. Russell 1902 - 1910 Democratic
Morris Sheppard 1902 - 1913 Democratic
John M. Pinckney 1903 - 1905 Democratic
Scott Field 1903 - 1907 Democratic
Oscar W. Gillespie 1903 - 1911 Democratic
James Andrew Beall 1903 - 1915 Democratic
William Robert Smith 1903 - 1917 Democratic
Alexander W. Gregg 1903 - 1919 Democratic
John Nance Garner 1903 - 1933 Democratic
Moses L. Broocks 1905 - 1907 Democratic
John M. Moore 1905 - 1913 Democratic
Rufus Hardy 1907 - 1923 Democratic
Martin Dies, Sr. 1909 - 1919 Democratic
Robert M. Lively 1910 - 1911 Democratic
Oscar Callaway 1911 - 1917 Democratic
James Young 1911 - 1921 Democratic
Horace Worth Vaughan 1913 - 1915 Democratic
Daniel E. Garrett 1913 - 1915 , 1917-1919, 1921-1932 Democratic
Joe H. Eagle 1913 - 1921 , 1933-1937 Democratic
James P. Buchanan 1913 - 1937 Democratic
Hatton W. Sumners 1913 - 1947 Democratic
Sam Rayburn 1913 - 1961 Democratic
James H. Davis 1915 - 1917 Democratic
A. Jeff McLemore 1915 - 1919 Democratic
Eugene Black 1915 - 1929 Democratic
James Clifton Wilson 1917 - 1919 Democratic
Tom Connally 1917 - 1929 Democratic
Thomas L. Blanton 1917 - 1937 Democratic
John Marvin Jones 1917 - 1940 Democratic
Joseph J. Mansfield 1917 - 1947 Democratic
Carlos Bee 1919 - 1921 Democratic
Lucian W. Parrish 1919 - 1922 Democratic
John C. Box 1919 - 1931 Democratic
Claude Benton Hudspeth 1919 - 1931 Democratic
Clay Stone Briggs 1919 - 1933 Democratic
Fritz G. Lanham 1919 - 1947 Democratic
Harry M. Wurzbach 1921 - 1931 Republican
Morgan G. Sanders 1921 - 1939 Democratic
Guinn Williams 1922 - 1933 Democratic
Luther Alexander Johnson 1923 - 1946 Democratic
Robert Quincy Lee 1929 - 1930 Democratic
Augustus McCloskey 1929 - 1930 Democratic
Oliver H. Cross 1929 - 1937 Democratic
Wright Patman 1929 - 1976 Democratic
Richard M. Kleberg 1931 - 1945 Democratic
Martin Dies, Jr. 1931 - 1945, 1953-1959 Democratic
R. Ewing Thomason 1931 - 1947 Democratic
Joseph Weldon Bailey, Jr. 1933 - 1935 Democratic
Sterling P. Strong 1933 - 1935 Democratic
George B. Terrell 1933 - 1935 Democratic
Clark W. Thompson 1933 - 1935 , 1947-1966 Democratic
William D. McFarlane 1933 - 1939 Democratic
Milton H. West 1933 - 1948 Democratic
Maury Maverick 1935 - 1939 Democratic
Charles L. South 1935 - 1943 Democratic
Nat Patton 1935 - 1945 Democratic
George H. Mahon 1935 - 1979 Democratic
Clyde L. Garrett 1937 - 1941 Democratic
Lyndon B. Johnson 1937 - 1949 Democratic
Albert Richard Thomas 1937 - 1966 Democratic
William R. Poage 1937 - 1978 Democratic
Ed Gossett 1939 - 1951 Democratic
Lindley Beckworth 1939 - 1953 Democratic
Paul J. Kilday 1939 - 1961 Democratic
Sam M. Russell 1941 - 1947 Democratic
Eugene Worley 1941 - 1950 Democratic
O. C. Fisher 1943 - 1974 Democratic
Tom Pickett 1945 - 1952 Democratic
Jesse M. Combs 1945 - 1953 Democratic
John E. Lyle, Jr. 1945 - 1955 Democratic
Olin E. Teague 1946 - 1978 Democratic
Wingate H. Lucas 1947 - 1955 Democratic
Kenneth M. Regan 1947 - 1955 Democratic
Joseph Franklin Wilson 1947 - 1955 Democratic
Omar Burleson 1947 - 1978 Democratic
Lloyd Bentsen 1948 - 1955 Democratic
Homer Thornberry 1949 - 1963 Democratic
Ben H. Guill 1950 - 1951 Republican
Frank N. Ikard 1951 - 1961 Democratic
Walter Rogers 1951 - 1967 Democratic
John Dowdy 1952 - 1967 Democratic
Brady P. Gentry 1953 - 1957 Democratic
Jack Brooks 1953 - 1995 Democratic
John J. Bell 1955 - 1957 Democratic
J. T. Rutherford 1955 - 1963 Democratic
Bruce Alger 1955 - 1965 Republican
Joe M. Kilgore 1955 - 1965 Democratic
Jim Wright 1955 - 1989 Democratic
John Andrew Young 1957 - 1979 Democratic
Robert R. Casey 1959 - 1976 Democratic
Henry B. Gonzalez 1961 - 1999 Democratic
Graham B. Purcell, Jr. 1962 - 1973 Democratic
Ray Roberts 1962 - 1981 Democratic
Ed Foreman 1963 - 1965 Republican
Joe R. Pool 1963 - 1968 Democratic
J. J. Pickle 1963 - 1995 Democratic
Earle Cabell 1965 - 1973 Democratic
Richard Crawford White 1965 - 1983 Democratic
Kika de la Garza 1965 - 1997 Democratic
Lera Millard Thomas 1966 - 1967 Democratic
George H. W. Bush 1967 - 1971 Republican
Bob Price 1967 - 1975 Republican
Robert C. Eckhardt 1967 - 1981 Democratic
Abraham Kazen 1967 - 1985 Democratic
James M. Collins 1968 - 1983 Republican
William Reynolds Archer, Jr. 1971 - 2001 Republican
Alan Steelman 1973 - 1977 Republican
Barbara Jordan 1973 - 1979 Democratic
Dale Milford 1973 - 1979 Democratic
Charle Wilson 1973 - 1996 Democratic
Bob Krueger 1975 - 1979 Democratic
Jack English Hightower 1975 - 1985 Democratic
Ron Paul 1976 - 1977 , 1979-1985, 1997-2013 Republican
Sam B. Hall 1976 - 1985 Democratic
Robert Gammage 1977 - 1979 Democratic
Jim Mattox 1977 - 1983 Democratic
Joseph P. Wyatt, Jr. 1979 - 1981 Democratic
Phil Gramm 1979 - 1985 Democratic
Kent Hance 1979 - 1985 Democratic
Tom Loeffler 1979 - 1987 Republican
Mickey Leland 1979 - 1989 Democratic
Marvin Leath 1979 - 1991 Democratic
Martin Frost 1979 - 2005 Democratic
Charles Stenholm 1979 - 2005 Democratic
William Neff Patman 1981 - 1985 Democratic
Jack Fields 1981 - 1997 Republican
Ralph Hall 1981 - Present Republican
Tom Vandergriff 1983 - 1985 Democratic
Steve Bartlett 1983 - 1991 Republican
Michael A. Andrews 1983 - 1995 Democratic
John Wiley Bryant 1983 - 1997 Democratic
Ronald D. Coleman 1983 - 1997 Democratic
Solomon P. Ortiz 1983 - 2011 Democratic
Beau Boulter 1985 - 1989 Republican
Mac Sweeney 1985 - 1989 Republican
Albert Bustamante 1985 - 1993 Democratic
Jim Chapman 1985 - 1997 Democratic
Dick Armey 1985 - 2003 Republican
Larry Combest 1985 - 2003 Republican
Tom DeLay 1985 - 2006 Republican
Joe Barton 1985 - present Republican
Lamar S. Smith 1987 - present Republican
Bill Sarpalius 1989 - 1995 Democratic
Craig Anthony Washington 1989 - 1995 Democratic
Greg Laughlin 1989 - 1997 Democratic
Pete Geren 1989 - 1997 Democratic
Chet Edwards 1991 - 2011 Democratic
Sam Johnson 1991 - present Republican
Frank Tejeda 1993 - 1997 Democratic
Henry Bonilla 1993 - 2007 Republican
Gene Green 1993 - present Democratic
Eddie Bernice Johnson 1993 - present Democratic
Steve Stockman 1995 - 1997 Republican
Ken Bentsen, Jr. 1995 - 2003 Democratic
Lloyd Doggett 1995 - Present Democratic
Sheila Jackson Lee 1995 - present Democratic
Mac Thornberry 1995 - present Republican
Max Sandlin 1997 - 2005 Democratic
Jim Turner 1997 - 2005 Democratic
Ciro Rodriguez 1997 - 2005 , 2007-2011 Democratic
Pete Sessions 1997 - Present Republican
Kevin Brady 1997 - present Republican
Kay Granger 1997 - present Republican
Rubén Hinojosa 1997 - present Democratic
Silvestre Reyes 1997 - 2013 Democratic
Charlie Gonzalez 1999 - 2013 Democratic

Historical Representation to the US House by Party in the 2000s from Texas
Party Total
     Democratic 9
     Republican 18
Total Representatives 27
Representatives from Texas
Representatives Years Served Party
John Culberson 2001 - present Republican
Chris Bell 2003 - 2005 Democratic
Michael C. Burgess 2003 - present Republican
John Carter 2003 - present Republican
Jeb Hensarling 2003 - present Republican
Randy Neugebauer 2003 - present Republican
Mike Conaway 2005 - present Republican
Henry Cuellar 2005 - present Democratic
Louie Gohmert 2005 - present Republican
Al Green 2005 - present Democratic
Kenny Marchant 2005 - present Republican
Michael McCaul 2005 - present Republican
Ted Poe 2005 - present Republican
Shelley Sekula-Gibbs 2006 - 2007 Republican
Nick Lampson 2007 - 2009 Democratic
Pete Olson 2009 - present Republican
Francisco Canseco 2011 - 2013 Republican
Blake Farenthold 2011 - present Republican
Bill Flores 2011 - present Republican
Randy Weber 2013 - present Republican
Roger Williams 2013 - present Republican
Steve Stockman 2013 - present Republican
Beto O'Rourke 2013 - present Democratic
Joaquin Castro 2013 - present Democratic
Pete Gallego 2013 - present Democratic
Marc Veasey 2013 - present Democratic
Filemon Vela 2013 - present Democratic

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