Fifty-fourth Texas Legislature

The 54th Texas Legislature met from January 11, 1955, to June 7, 1955. All members present during this session were elected in the 1954 general elections.

SessionsEdit

Regular Session: January 11, 1955 - June 7, 1955

Party summaryEdit

SenateEdit

Affiliation Members Note
  Democratic Party 31
Total 31

HouseEdit

Affiliation Members Note
  Democratic Party 150
Total 150

OfficersEdit

SenateEdit

HouseEdit

MembersEdit

SenateEdit

HouseEdit

The House was composed of 150 Democrats.

House members included future Governor Dolph Briscoe, future federal judge Barefoot Sanders and future Congressmen Kika de la Garza and Joe Pool, as well as future Texas Attorney General Waggoner Carr, and future Texas Agriculture Commissioner Jack Hightower along with future Land Commissioner Jerry Sadler.

SourcesEdit

  • Legislative Reference Library of Texas, [1]

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