Demographics of Congress By Cassie Nero
 
 
MARITAL STATUS
RELIGION
ETHNICITY
PARTY
Kay Bailey Hutchison Previous Political Work: Hutchison was the first Republican Woman elected to the Texas House of Repre...
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Demographics Of Congress (edited)

  1. 1. Demographics of Congress By Cassie Nero
  2. 4. MARITAL STATUS
  3. 5. RELIGION
  4. 6. ETHNICITY
  5. 7. PARTY
  6. 8. Kay Bailey Hutchison Previous Political Work: Hutchison was the first Republican Woman elected to the Texas House of Representatives. She was also the first Republican elected as State Treasurer of Texas. As the senior United States Senator from Texas she is the highest ranking Republican woman in Congress. Personal Info: Kay Bailey Hutchison was raised in La Marque, Texas and graduated from the University of Texas and UT Law School. Thomas J. Rusk of Nacogdoches was the first Texan to hold the U.S. Senate seat she currently occupies. He and Senator Hutchison's great-great-grandfather, Charles S. Taylor, were law partners, and both signed the Texas Declaration of Independence. Hutchison made it a goal as a State Senator and has visited all 254 countries in Texas. Terms Served: Hutchison was elected in 1993 and has served 30 years as a Texas Senator. Re-Election: Hutchison’s term ends in 2012, leaving her to a tough decision; whether to step down or run for another 6 years.

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