Bob Price

Bob Price

Full Name: Robert Dale "Bob" Price
Date of birth: September 7, 1927
Date of death: August 24, 2004

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 31 Jan 18, 1978 - Jan 13, 1981 65th (1) (2)   66th   Republican Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Bailey, Carson, Castro, Collingsworth, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Donley, Gray, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hockley, Hutchinson, Lamb, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Wheeler

(1) Robert D. Price, in special election 12/10/1977, took office 1/18/1978, succeeded Max R. Sherman, resigned 9/2/1977. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Special election 11/8/1977, runoff 12/10/1977. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Obituary, 8/26/2004, Amarillo Globe-News.
  • On the death of former congressman Robert D. "Bob" Price of Texas, Extensions of remarks - September 8, 2004, by Representative William M. "Mac" Thornberry (TX). Congressional Record.

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named one of 'The Worst'. Best and Worst Legislators 1979.


  • Photograph. Bob Price, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

66th R.S. - 1979
Economic Development  
Gasohol, Special  
Human Resources  
Natural Resources  
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water (Vice Chair) 
65th R.S. - 1977
Jurisprudence Subcommittee on Civil Matters  
Natural Resources  
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Agriculture  

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