Bryan Hughes – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected State Representative District 5, Texas

Republican Party of Texas
P.O. Box 450Mineola, TX 75773
(903) 768-2765
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Gender: Male

Birth Date: 07/21/1969

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Attorney, Private Law Practice, Marshall

Attorney, Private Law Practice, Mineola

Law Clerk, United States District Judge William M. Steger, Tyler

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Board of Trustees, Stewards Foundation, 1996-present

Active Member/Elder, Golden Bible Chapel

Board Member, Mineola Foundation

Member, National Rifle Association

Relief Volunteer, Red Cross

Member, Rotary Club of Mineola.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees:

Member, Health Care Committee

Vice-Chair, Rural Caucus.


Human Services, Member

Judiciary, Member

Oversight of HHS Eligibility System, Co-Chair

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Bryan Hughes represents District Five in the Texas House of Representatives. He is a member of the Committee on Appropriations and the Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence.

In 2002 in his first run for office, he was elected with 52% of the vote. In 2004 he was reelected by a 62% margin and in 2006 with 82%. He was unopposed for reelection in 2008 & 2010. In 2012 Bryan faced his first primary opponent and the voters in the newly-drawn district honored him with a 77% margin of victory.

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)


Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

JD, Baylor University School of Law, 1995

Bachelors, University of Texas at Tyler

Attended, Tyler Junior College.

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