State Rep. George Lavender

District 1 (R-Texarkana)

Personal Profile

Full Name: George Lavender
Age: 59
Race: White
Occupation: Small Businessman
Education: B.S B.A. Management, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville
Spouse: Jan Timberlake Lavender
Religion: Baptist
Church: First Baptist Church

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Lost with 45.65% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 82.64% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 51.51% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 51.96% of vote
2008 General Election
Lost with 45.00% of vote
2008 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1996 General Election
Lost with 36.23% of vote
1996 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas Senate District 1, 1994 General Election
Lost with 35.46% of vote
Texas Senate District 1, 1994 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 57.60% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 1
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
  • Homeland Security & Public Safety
  • Transportation
Andrea Williams-McCoy Chief of Staff
Benjamin Pollock Legislative Director
Matthew Ashley Legislative Aide
Texas House District 1 Facts
District Map (pdf)
Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Email: [email protected]
Website: George Lavender for State Representative
Twitter: @teamlavender
Facebook: Campaign Site
Capitol Office
Room: E2.606
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: (512) 463-0692
District Office
Address: 2600 N. Robison Road
Texarkana, TX 75505
Phone: (903) 791-0386
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Twitter Feed

  • Happy birthday to my E2.600 hall-mate & #TxLege colleague @FourPriceTX. Hope it’s a great day. #EatCake

    15 days ago

  • Headed to Austin today for a House Comm on Homeland Security hearing. Looking fwd to seeing my #TxLege colleagues.

    17 days ago

  • Seen on a @WellsFargo ATM in Austin today. Congrats again to Monica Washington (from @TexarkanaISD) for your award!

    23 days ago

  • Happy birthday to my #TxLege colleague @NicoleCollier95. Hope you enjoy your day & weekend.

    a month ago

  • Better late than never to wish @SpeakerStraus a very happy birthday! Hope you've had a great day today.

    2 months ago

  • In #ATX today for #TxLege hearing on transportation. TxDOT just gave update on #MAP21 & rail safety.

    2 months ago

  • Kyle Janek says the money they're spending is negligible on immigrants. Only about $42K over what they'd normally be spending.

    3 months ago

  • Tx Health & Human Svcs Commissioner Kyle Janek says they're on top of checking immigrants for infectious disease. #TxLege

    3 months ago

  • #TxLege MT @RepKenSheets: Director of @TxDPS: DPS wants out of the business of border security. It is the role of the federal government.

    3 months ago

  • Listening to @TxDPS ED #StevenMcCraw discuss border security in #TxLege hearing on Homeland Security.

    3 months ago