Senator of Texas 2 nd term First elected : 2002 Party : Republican Residence : Austin Marital Status : Married (Sandy) Prev . Occupation : Attorney Prev . Political Exp .: Bexar Co. District Judge, 1984-1990; TX Supreme Court, 1991-97; TX Atty. General, 1999-2002 Education : BA Trinity University, 1973; JD St. Mary's School of Law, 1977; LLM University of Virginia, 1995 Birthdate : 02/02/1952 Birthplace : Houston, TX Religion : Church of Christ
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison 4th term Republican from Texas.
In 1993, Texans elected Kay Bailey Hutchison to the United States Senate in a special election, making her the first -- and, to date, the only -- woman elected to represent the state in the Senate.
Marital Status: Married (Ray)
Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Journalist, Bank Executive, Small Business Owner
Prev. Political Exp.: TX House, 1973-77; TX Treasurer, 1991-93
Education: BA University of Texas, 1964; JD University of Texas, 1967
Birthplace: Galveston, TX
Percentage in Last Election: 62%
Major Opponent: Barbara Ann Radnofsky
Representative Rep. Louie Gohmert 3rd term Republican from Texas 1st District.
Louie Gohmert was first sworn in January 4, 2005
Marital Status: Married (Kathy)
Prev. Occupation: Judge, Attorney
Prev. Political Exp.: Smith Co. District Judge, 1993-2002; 12th Circuit Appeals Court Judge, 2002-03
Military: USA, 1978-82
Education: BA Texas A&M University, 1975; JD Baylor University, 1977