Ted Cruz (R-TX) Senate-2016 Presidential Candidate

 

  Rafael Edward “Ted” Cruz (born December 22, 1970) is the United States Senator-elect for the state of Texas. A Republican, Cruz defeated  Democrat Paul Sadler in the November 6, 2012 United States Senate election. Cruz is also endorsed by the Tea Party Movement. He announced his presidential campaign through the use of social media and while attending an event at Liberty University. The Republican party have viewed Cruz as a potential nominee for President of the United States since shortly after taking office in 2013. He was the first…

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Dwight D. Eisenhower – 34th President of the US

 

 Dwight D. Eisenhower (October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was the 34th President of the United States. Eisenhower the third of seven children was born in Denison, Texas. Originally named David Dwight ; his named was changed to Dwight D. to avoid the confusion of having two Davids in the family. The nickname “Ike” was intended for an abbreviation of his last name and all of his brothers were called Ike but  by World War II Dwight was the only one who was still known as “Ike”. Eisenhower met and married Mamie…

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Lyndon B. Johnson – 36th President of the US

 

 Lyndon B. Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973) also referred to as LBJ was the 36th President of the United  States. He served as President from 1963-1969 after serving as the 37th Vice President  from 1961-1963. Johnson was sworn in to the office just two hours after the assassination of John F. Kennedy. “He is one of only four people who served in all four elected federal offices of the United States: Representative, Senator, Vice President, and President”(2013Wikipedia.org). Lyndon B. Johnson’s full bio can be read at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lyndon_B._Johnson

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Weber, Randy (R-TX-14th) Representative

 

  Randy Weber is the Congressman-elect for the Texas’s 14th Congressional District. The Republican was a member of the Texas House of Representatives, representing the 29th district. Read more… Randy Weber for Congress official campaign website Randy Weber official Facebook page Randy Weber official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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O’Rourke, Beto (D-TX-16th) Representative

 

  Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke is the U.S Representative-elect for Texas’s 16th Congressional District. O’Rourke, a Democrat, was the District 8 representative of El Paso, Texas, from June 2005 to June 2011. Read more… Beto O’Rourke for Congress official campaign website Beto O’Rourke for Congress official Facebook page Beto O’Rourke official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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Castro, Joaquín (D-TX-20th) Representative

 

  Joaquín Castro is the U.S. Representative-elect for Texas’s 20th Congressional District. The Democrat has been a a representative in the Texas Legislature representing District 125. Castro’s identical twin brother, Julián Castro, serves as mayor of San Antonio. Read more… Joaquín Castro for Congress official campaign website Joaquín Castro for Congress official Facebook page Joaquín Castro official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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Gallego, Pete (D-TX-23rd) Rep

 

  Pete P. Gallego is the U.S. Representative-elect for Texas’s 23rd Congressional District. The Democrats has served as a member of the Texas House of Representatives from the 74th District since 1991. Read more… Pete Gallego for Congress official campaign website Gallego for Congress official Facebook page Pete Gallego official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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Williams, Roger (R-TX-25th) Rep

 

  John Roger Williams is the U.S Representative-elect from Texas’s 25th Congressional District. He previously served as the Secretary of State of Texas, a position which he filled under Governor Rick Perry from November 2004 until his resignation effective July 1, 2007. Read more… Roger Williams for Congress official campaign website Roger Williams official Facebook page Roger Williams official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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Veasey, Marc (D-TX-33rd) Representative

 

  Marc Veasey is the United States Representative-elect from Texas’s 33rd Congressional District. A Democrat, he has served as a member of the Texas House of Representatives since 2005.  Read more… Marc Veasey for Congress official campaign website Marc Veasey official Facebook page Marc Veasey official Twitter feed Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission

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