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Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)

3rd term Republican from Texas.


Residence: Austin

Marital Status: Married (Sandy)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Realtor

Prev. Political Exp.: TX District Court Judge, 1985-91; TX Supreme Court, 1991-97; TX Atty. General, 1999-2002; US Senate, 2003-present

Education: BA Trinity University, 1973; JD St. Mary's School of Law, 1977; LLM University of Virginia, 1995

Birthdate: 02/02/1952

Birthplace: Houston, TX

Religion: Non-denominational Christian

Percentage in Last Election: 62%

Major Opponent: David Alameel (D)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. John Cornyn via Web Form.

Website: cornyn.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

517 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2934
Fax: (202) 228-2856

Austin Office: (more district offices)

221 West 6th Street, Suite 1530
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: (512) 469-6034
Fax: (512) 469-6020


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Beth Jafari
  • Scheduler: Paige Lovell
  • Legis. Dir.: Stephen Tausend
  • Comm. Dir.: Drew Brandewie
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Don Bergin
  • Military LA: Don Bergin
  • Health LA: Jeffrey Last
  • Financial Services LA: Andrew Siracuse
  • Foreign Policy LA: Don Bergin
  • Agriculture LA: Andrew Cooper
  • Energy LA: Laura Atcheson
  • Environment LA: Laura Atcheson
  • Tax LA: Andrew Siracuse
  • Press Secy.: Ryann Durant
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Claire Sanderson
  • Education LA: Claire Sanderson
  • Telecomm LA: Claire Sanderson
  • Elections LA: Carter Burwell



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. John Cornyn voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A H. Con. Res. 95 Conference Report; Appropriations resolution FY2006, Budget 04/29/2005 Yea Voted Against

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. John Cornyn's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. John Cornyn a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.662 - A bill to reform the U.S. postal laws. No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.408 - Bill to Establish Programs to Help Prevent of Underage Drinking.' Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn


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