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Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)

3rd term Republican from Texas.

Bio

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

Religion: Non-denominational Christian

Percentage in Last Election: 62%

Major Opponent: David Alameel (D)


Contact

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



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Beth Jafari
  • Scheduler: Paige Kerr
  • Legis. Dir.: Stephen Tausend
  • Comm. Dir.: Drew Brandewie
  • Health LA: Jeffrey Last
  • Judiciary LA: Bethany Cavanaugh
  • Budget LA: Andrew Siracuse
  • Civil Rights LA: Bethany Cavanaugh
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Jeffrey Last
  • Science/Technology LA: Claire Sanderson
  • Press Secy.: Ryann Durant
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Claire Sanderson
  • Women's Issues LA: Jeffrey Last

Votes

 

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
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Yea Voted For
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Yea Voted For
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Nay Voted For
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Yea Voted For
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

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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Bills

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 Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support Yes Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. John Cornyn
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.