Andrew Jackson Houston, ( June 21, 1854 - June 26, 1941), was an American politician. He was a son of the famous Texas hero and statesman Sam Houston, and was named for his father's mentor Andrew Jackson. ...more on Wikipedia about "Andrew Jackson Houston"
Robert Charles Krueger (born September 19, 1935), American politician, is a former U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator from Texas, and a member of the Democratic Party. ...more on Wikipedia about "Bob Krueger"
Charles Allen Culberson ( June 10, 1855– March 19, 1925) was a U.S. political figure. He served as governor of Texas between 1895 and 1899 and a United States Senator from Texas from 1899 until 1923. ...more on Wikipedia about "Charles Allen Culberson"
Earle Bradford Mayfield ( April 12, 1881 Overton, Texas — June 23, 1964 Tyler, Texas) was a lawyer and politician from Overton, Texas who served in both the Texas State Senate and United States Senate. ...more on Wikipedia about "Earle Bradford Mayfield"
Horace Chilton ( December 29, 1853 - January 12, 1932) was a printer, lawyer, and United States Senator from Texas. ...more on Wikipedia about "Horace Chilton"
James Pinckney Henderson ( 1808– 1858) was a lawyer, politician, soldier, and first governor of Texas. ...more on Wikipedia about "James Pinckney Henderson"
James Winright Flanagan ( September 5, 1805– September 19, 1887) was an American merchant, lawyer, and farmer from Henderson, Texas. He served as ...more on Wikipedia about "James W. Flanagan" Tell your opinion about http://www.shortopedia.com
John Cornyn III (born February 2, 1952) is the junior United States Senator from Texas. He was elected to his first term in 2002. He is a Republican. His Democratic Party opponent was former Dallas, Texas, mayor Ron Kirk. ...more on Wikipedia about "John Cornyn"
John Hemphill ( December 18 1803– January 3 1862) was Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court, a United States Senator, and a veteran of wars with Native Americans. ...more on Wikipedia about "John Hemphill"
John Henninger Reagan ( October 8, 1818 – March 6, 1905), was a leading 19th-century American politician from the U.S. state of Texas. A Democrat, Reagan left the U.S. House of Representatives when his state seceded from the Union to join the Confederate States of America. During the American Civil War, he served in the cabinet of Jefferson Davis as Postmaster-General. After the Confederate defeat, he called for cooperation with the federal government and became unpopular, but returned to public office when his predictions of harsh treatment for resistance were proved correct. ...more on Wikipedia about "John Henninger Reagan"
John Goodwin Tower ( September 29, 1925 – April 5, 1991) was a conservative Republican United States Senator from Houston, Texas. He served in the Senate from 1961 to his retirement in 1984, after which he served as chairman of the " Tower Commission" that investigated the Iran-Contra Affair. He was the first Republican Senator elected from Texas since Reconstruction. ...more on Wikipedia about "John Tower"
Joseph Weldon Bailey ( October 6, 1862– April 13, 1929) was a American lawyer and political figure. He served as a Congressional Representative between 1891 and 1901, and as the House minority leader from 1897 until 1899. In 1901 he was elected to the United States Senate, serving until 1913. ...more on Wikipedia about "Joseph Weldon Bailey"
Kathryn Ann Bailey Hutchison, usually known as Kay Bailey Hutchison (born July 22 1943 in Galveston, Texas), is the senior United States Senator from Texas. She is a member of the Republican Party. ...more on Wikipedia about "Kay Bailey Hutchison"
Texas was admitted to the Union on December 29 1845. Its Senate seats were vacant during the Civil War. ...more on Wikipedia about "List of United States Senators from Texas"
Lloyd Millard Bentsen Jr. (born February 11, 1921) is an American politician. A four-term United States Senator from Texas as a Democrat, he was the Democratic nominee for Vice President in 1988. He also served as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and as U.S. Treasury Secretary. ...more on Wikipedia about "Lloyd Bentsen"
Louis Trezevant Wigfall ( April 21, 1816 – February 18, 1874) was an American politician from Texas and a general during the American Civil War. ...more on Wikipedia about "Louis T. Wigfall"
Lyndon Baines Johnson ( August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States ( 1963– 1969). After serving a long career in the U.S. Congress, Johnson became the thirty-seventh Vice President; in 1963 he succeeded to the presidency following President John F. Kennedy's assassination. He was a major leader of the Democratic Party. ...more on Wikipedia about "Lyndon B. Johnson"
Matthias Ward ( October 13, 1805 - October 5, 1861) was a lawyer and United States Senator from Texas. ...more on Wikipedia about "Matthias Ward"
Morgan Calvin Hamilton ( February 25, 1809– November 21, 1893) was an American merchant and politician from Texas. He represented Texas as a Radical Republican in the United States Senate during reconstruction. ...more on Wikipedia about "Morgan C. Hamilton"
John Morris Sheppard ( May 28, 1875 - April 9, 1941) was a United States Congressman and a Senaor from Texas. Born in Morris County, Texas to lawyer, and later judge and United States Congressman, John Levi Sheppard. ...more on Wikipedia about "Morris Sheppard"
William Philip "Phil" Gramm (born July 8, 1942 in Fort Benning, Georgia) served as a Democratic Congressman ( 1978- 1983), a Republican Congressman ( 1983- 1984) and a Republican Senator from Texas ( 1985- 2002). ...more on Wikipedia about "Phil Gramm" It's time to think about www.shortopedia.com. United_States_Senators_from_Texas
Marion Price Daniel, Sr. ( October 10, 1910 - August 25, 1988) was a politician from the state of Texas. ...more on Wikipedia about "Price Daniel"
Ralph Webster Yarborough ( June 8, 1903 – January 27, 1996) was a Texas politician who served in the United States Senate ( 1957- 1971) and was a leader of the progressive or liberal wing of the Democratic Party in Texas in his many races for statewide office. As a U.S. Senator, he was a staunch supporter and author of " Great Society" legislation that encompassed Medicare and Medicaid, the War on Poverty, federal support for higher education and veterans. He co-wrote the Endangered Species Act and was the only southern senator to vote for all civil rights bills from 1957 to 1970 (including the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act). Yarborough was known as "Smilin' Ralph" Yarborough and used the slogan "Let's put the jam on the lower shelf so the little people can reach it" in his campaigns. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ralph Yarborough"
Richard Coke ( March 13, 1829– May 14, 1897) was an American lawyer, farmer, and statesman from Waco, Texas. He was governor of Texas from 1874 to 1876 and represented Texas in the U.S. Senate from 1877 to 1895. ...more on Wikipedia about "Richard Coke"
Rienze Melville Johnston ( September 9, 1849– February 28, 1926) was an American newspaperman and Democratic Party politician from Houston, Texas. He headed the Houston Post for many years, and in 1913 served a month in the United States Senate when Governor Colquitt appointed him to complete the term of the deceased Senator Bailey. ...more on Wikipedia about "Rienzi Melville Johnston"
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