Job descriptionRepresents his/her district in the US House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the legislative branch of the United States. Term is two years.
Duties
  • Writes and votes on federal laws.

  • The House has the power to vote on impeachment (the Senate holds the trial).

  • If there is a tie between Presidential candidates in the Electoral College, the House has the power to choose the President.

Annual salary$174,000

Candidate Q&A

Lisa Welch
Website: https://www.lisawelch.org/
Email: contact@lisawelch.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WelchForAll/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Welch_tx
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/welchforall/
Democrat
Kay Granger (incumbent)
Website: https://kaygranger.com/
Email: kay@kaygranger.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KayGrangerCampaign/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/GrangerCampaign
US House page: https://kaygranger.house.gov/
Republican