|Job description||There are 31 senators in the Texas Senate, the upper chamber of the Texas state legislature. Term is four years.|
|Duties||Writes and votes on state laws.
Proposes state constitutional amendments that are voted on by statewide ballot.
Votes to uphold or overturn a Governor’s veto.
The Senate can hold impeachment trials against statewide office holders.
|Annual salary||$7,200/yr; $190/day when legislature in session|
|Kelly Hancock (incumbent)|