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Brian Birdwell

Republican — Senator — District 22
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Brian Birdwell represents Senate District 22 in the Texas Senate, is a member of 10 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 227 bills.

2010 446418.1
2012 262560.54

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol address:

    P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
    Austin, TX 78711
    Phone: 512-463-0122
  • District address:

    900 Austin Ave, Suite 500
    Waco, TX 76701
    Phone: 254-772-6225



News and Blog Coverage

Health Commissioner Endorses "Mega-Agency"

Texas’ top health official told lawmakers Wednesday that they should combine the state's five health departments into one “mega-agency.” A single, consolidated health commission would better serve the state’s most vulnerable populations, Health and Human Services Executive Commissioner Kyle Janek told the Sunset Advisory Commission, which evaluates the efficiency of ...

The Brief: Sept. 10, 2014

The Big Conversation State Rep. Charles Perry , R-Lubbock, a Tea Party favorite, cruised to an outright win on Tuesday night in the special election to fill the West Texas Senate seat formerly held by Robert Duncan . Perry was able to avoid a runoff by winning 53 percent of ...

Same Sex Marriage Could Lead To Polygamy & Incest Says Dan Patrick, Ken Paxton & 61 GOP Legislators

On the same day a petition to repeal a measure granting transgender equality failed in Houston, 63 GOP state legislators signed an amicus brief stating that same-sex marriage could lead to legal recognition of polygamy, incest and pedophelia. The group of Republican signatories are members of the Texas Conservative Coalition ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 5

    Recognizing the West Veterans Honor Guard for its contributions to the community.

  • SR 6

    Recognizing the Hillsboro Cotton Pickin' Fair and Barbecue Cook-off.

  • SR 14

    In memory of John Graves.

View More Bills
  • SB 1

    Relating to the creation and functions of legislative select committees on transportation funding, expenditures, and finance and to the preservation of a sufficient balance in the economic stabilization fund.

  • SJR 1

    Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the transfer of certain general revenue to the economic stabilization fund and to the state highway fund and for the dedication of the revenue transferred to the state highway fund.

  • SR 39

    Recognizing the REACH Therapeutic Riding Center for its service to wounded veterans.

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