Legislators of Particular Interest to UT Dallas or Particularly Identified with Higher Education
Texas Senate District 8, Senator Florence Shapiro http://www.shapiro.senate.state.tx.us/
Texas Senate District 23, Senator Royce West http://www.west.senate.state.tx.us/
Texas Senate District 14, Senator Kirk Watson http://www.senate.state.tx.us/75r/Senate/members/dist14/dist14.htm
Texas Senate District 21, Senator Judith Zaffirini http://www.senate.state.tx.us/75r/Senate/members/dist21/dist21.htm
House of Representatives
District 102 (Dallas County in part) Carol Kent, http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/?district=102
District 67 (Collin County, part), Jerry Madden http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/dist67/madden.htm
District 66 (Collin County, part), Van Taylor http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/?district=66
District 70 (Collin County, part) Ken Paxton
Author of HB 2081 to prohibit use of state funds for embryonic stem cell research.
District 14 Fred Brown http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/dist14/brown.htm
Mr. Brown is the author of the bill that would require standardized textbooks and prohibit changing them for three years, among many other bills.