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Welcome to OpenGovernment, a free and non-partisan public resource for government transparency. We're a new version of for the Texas legislature.

Track bills, votes, and members of the TX Senate and House of Representatives. Follow the money trail and the issues you care about. Contact all of your elected officials. Click a category at left to get started, or find out who represents you below.

Texas Senate

56 Committees,
1 Joint Committee
3,503 Bills,
17 Key Votes


31 Senators
(12 Democrats, 19 Republicans)
Each represents approx. 774,447 Texans and serves four-year terms with a two-term limit.

Texas House

93 Committees,
1 Joint Committee
7,387 Bills,
9 Key Votes


164 Representatives
(55 Democrats, 109 Republicans)
Each represents approx. 165,215 Texans and serves four-year terms with a two-term limit.

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Texas Legislature

81st Legislature (Jan 13, 2009 - Dec 2010)
2009 State Population est. 24,782,302 (cit.

Next Election Nov. 2, 2010
Last Election Nov. 4, 2008

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