Job descriptionThere are 150 representatives in the state House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the Texas state legislature. Term is two 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.

  • All bills to increase taxes, appropriate funds, or raise revenue must start in the House.

  • The House can bring impeachment charges against statewide office holders (charges are tried in the Senate).
Annual salary$7,200/yr; $190/day when legislature in session

Who’s Running?

Debra Edmondson
Website: http://debraedmondsonfortexas.com/
Email: info@debraedmondsonfortexas.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DebraforTexas/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/DebraForTexas
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/debrafortexas/
Democrat
Giovanni Capriglione (incumbent)
Website: https://votegiovanni.com/
Email: Giovanni.Capriglione@house.texas.gov
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VoteGiovanni/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/VoteGiovanni/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/votegiovanni/
House of Representatives page: https://house.texas.gov/members/member-page/?district=98
Republican

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