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Senator Bryan Hughes: District 1
Bryan Hughes

Occupation: Attorney

Education: BBA, University of Texas at Tyler; JD, Baylor University School of Law

Legislative Experience: House Member, 2003 - 2017; Senate Member: 2017 - present

Hometown: Mineola

Party: Republican

Senator Bryan Hughes is serving his first term in the Texas Senate, representing the 16 counties of Senate District One in Northeast Texas. Previously, he represented District Five in the Texas House of Representatives for seven terms.

Born and raised in East Texas, Bryan attended Tyler Junior College and the University of Texas at Tyler, receiving his BBA in Economics, cum laude, in 1992. He went on to Baylor University School of Law, where he received his law degree in 1995. Bryan then served as law clerk to US District Judge William Steger of Tyler from 1995–1997.

He has received numerous awards for his work in the Legislature, including the Taxpayer Champion Award from Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, the Horizon Award from Texas Right to Life, and “Defender of the American Dream” from Americans for Prosperity. In 2011, Texas Right to Life named Bryan Hughes the Pro-Life Whip of the Texas House. Bryan was the first member of his family to receive a Bachelor’s degree.

As a small businessman, he knows about hard work and the value of a dollar. Bryan is a leader in his church, a Red Cross disaster relief volunteer, and active in civic and community organizations.

Office Information

Capitol Address District Address
The Honorable Bryan Hughes
P.O. Box 12068
Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711

(512) 463-0101 (TEL)
100 Independence Place, Suite 301
Tyler, Texas 75703

(903) 581-1776 (TEL)
District Address District Address
Gregg County Courthouse
101 E. Methvin, Suite 301
Longview, Texas 75601

(903) 753-8137 (TEL)
(903) 753-8568 (FAX)
115 N. Wellington, Suite 102
Marshall, Texas 75670

(903) 923-0404 (TEL)
(903) 923-0391 (FAX)
District Address District Address
701 N. Pacific Street
Mineola, Texas 75773

(903) 569-8880 (TEL)
5411 Plaza Drive, Suite D
Texarkana, Texas 75503

(903) 223-7958 (TEL)