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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 nine committees, and is the primary sponsor of 370 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

The Brief: Nov. 19, 2015

The Big Conversation The lead author of legislation this year allowing licensed handgun owners to carry their weapons on campus has asked Attorney General Ken Paxton to weigh in on how much universities can regulate where handguns can be carried. The Tribune's Matthew Watkins has the rundown on the action ...

Texas State Issues Recommended Campus Carry Rules

In recommending how Texas State University should comply with a new state campus carry law, a task force says it shouldn’t provide storage for handguns but should ban the guns from places where students are counseled or children come to campus. The suggestions, which were issued this week , won't ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 1060

    Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. 11.

  • SR 950

    In memory of the life of William R. Moody.

  • SR 681

    Recognizing the opening of the Texas Public Policy Foundation's new headquarters.

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  • SR 678

    Declaring May of 2015 as Syringomyelia Awareness Month in Texas.

  • SR 660

    Recognizing members of the Burleson Young Executives Alliance on the occasion of their visit to the Capitol.

  • SR 646

    Recognizing Toni Brown-Belew on the occasion of her retirement.

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