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Party affiliation - 68th Legislature

  Totals based on membership as of first day of the regular session, January 11, 1983

House of Representatives
Democrats in the House of Representatives[ 114 of 150 76%]
Ken Armbrister
Gordon 'Doc' Arnold
Gonzalo Barrientos
Erwin W. Barton
Bob Barton, Jr.
Hugo Berlanga
Elton Bomer
J.W. Buchanan
Dick Burnett
Bob Bush
David Cain
Steve Carriker
Reby Cary
Eddie Cavazos
Jerry Clark
Billy Clemons
Paul Colbert
Frank Collazo, Jr.
Bill Coody
Lloyd Criss
Jim Crockett
Debra Danburg
Mark R. Davis
Wilhelmina Delco
Betty Denton
Al Edwards
Roy English
Charles Evans
Larry Q. Evans
Charles Finnell
Joe A. Gamez
Charles Gandy
A. C. 'Tony' Garcia
Matt Garcia
John J. Gavin
Bruce Gibson
Jay Gibson
Smith Gilley
Ernestine Glossbrenner
Al Granoff
Gene Green
Noel Grisham
Clint Hackney
Bill Haley
Lanny Hall
Tip Hall
W.N. 'Billy' Hall, Jr.
Joe C. Hanna
Dudley Harrison
W.O. 'Bill' Harrison, Jr.
Joe Hernandez
Allen Hightower
Gerald Hill
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Bill Hollowell
David Hudson
Samuel Hudson III
James Hury
Hill Kemp
L.B. Kubiak
James E. "Pete" Laney
Don Lee
El Franco Lee
Gib Lewis
Albert Luna III
Frank Madla
Jimmy Mankins
Roman Martinez
Walter Martinez
Jim McWilliams
Bill Messer
Mike Millsap
Alex Moreno
Paul Moreno
René O. Oliveira
Jesse Oliver
Jim Parker
David Patronella
Pete Patterson
Wayne Peveto
Mary Polk
Anthony Polumbo
Bill Presnal
Albert Price
Paul Ragsdale
Irma Rangel
Phyllis Robinson
Jim D. Rudd
Sam Russell
Froy Salinas
Robert Saunders
Stan Schlueter
Larry Don Shaw
Alex Short, Jr.
Bob Simpson
Carlyle Smith
Mark Stiles
Lou Nelle Sutton
Frank Tejeda
Gary Thompson
Senfronia Thompson
Rodney Tow
Jim Turner
D.R. 'Tom' Uher
Robert 'Bob' Valles
Tom C. Waldrop
Ralph Wallace
Ed R. Watson
Foster Whaley
Leroy J. Wieting
Doyle Willis
Ron Wilson
Steven Wolens
C. K. 'Chock' Word
 
Republicans in the House of Representatives[ 36 of 150 24%]
Fred J. Agnich
Bill Blanton
Bill Ceverha
Barry Connelly
Tom Craddick
Tom DeLay
Robert Eckels
Frank Eikenburg
Ed Emmett
Milton E. Fox
Gerald Geistweidt
Bill Hammond
Talmadge Heflin
Paul Hilbert
Anita Hill
Patricia Hill
Jim Horn
Lee Jackson
Arves E. Jones
Ray Keller
Rollin Khoury
Edmund Kuempel
Bob Leonard, Jr.
Jan McKenna
Kae T. Patrick
Randy Pennington
George Pierce
Nolan 'Buzz' Robnett
Alan Schoolcraft
Gwyn Clarkston Shea
Ashley Smith
Terral R. Smith
Chip Staniswalis
Mike Toomey
Jack Vowell
Brad Wright
 
Senate
Democrats in the Senate[ 26 of 31 84%]
Roy Blake, Sr.
Chet Brooks
Kent A. Caperton
Lloyd Doggett
Chet Edwards
Ray Farabee
Robert J. "Bob" Glasgow
Ed Howard
Grant Jones
Glenn Kothmann
Ted Lyon
Oscar Mauzy
John T. Montford
Carl A. Parker
Hugh Q. Parmer
H. Tati Santiesteban
Bill Sarpalius
John Sharp
Bill Sims
John Traeger
Carlos F. Truan
Hector Uribe
R.L. 'Bob' Vale
Craig A. Washington
John Whitmire
Lindon Williams
 
Republicans in the Senate[ 5 of 31 16%]
J.E. 'Buster' Brown
Ike Harris
Don Henderson
John N. Leedom
Bob McFarland
 

Districts represented by more than one person
H District 14 Bill Presnal Democrat 01/11/1983 - 01/14/1984  
H District 14 Neeley C. Lewis Democrat 03/20/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 15 Jim Turner Democrat 01/11/1983 - 03/17/1984  
H District 15 Mike McKinney Democrat 04/09/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 33 Leroy J. Wieting Democrat 01/11/1983 - 03/31/1984  
H District 33 Robert Earley Democrat 05/24/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 49 Gerald Hill Democrat 01/11/1983 - 01/02/1984  
H District 49 Russ Tidwell Democrat 05/18/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 73 Mary Polk Democrat 01/11/1983 - 02/29/1984  
H District 73 Nancy McDonald Democrat 05/11/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 91 Lanny Hall Democrat 01/11/1983 - 01/13/1984  
H District 91 Bill Carter Republican 05/03/1984 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 115 Matt Garcia Democrat 01/11/1983 - 10/01/1983  
H District 115 Orlando Garcia Democrat 11/22/1983 - 01/08/1985   Not included in the statistics above.