"When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice;
But when a wicked man rules, the people groan."
[Author's Note: Senate D's are in Blue; House R's are in Red.]
Fun with Empower Texans' scorecard:
- Sen. Eddie Lucio (60). (***)
- Rep. Marsha Farney (59).
- Rep. John Kuempel (59). (*)
- Rep. Lyle Larson (59).
- Rep. Geanie Morrison (58). (*)
- Rep. Gilbert Pena (58).
- Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock (57). (*)
- Rep. Drew Darby (57). (*)
- Rep. Ken King (56).
- Sen. Chuy Hinojosa (55).
- Rep. J.M. Lozano (53). (*)
- Rep. Sarah Davis (52). (**)
- Rep. J.D. Sheffield (51).
- Sen. Carlos Uresti (50).
* -- Straus Committee Chair
(**) -- Sarah Davis chaired a Subcomittee of the Appropriations committee; furthermore, Straus appointed her to the budget conference committee.
(***) -- Eddie Lucio is one of only two D committee chairs in the Senate.