State Rep. Tim Kleinschmidt

District 17 (R-Lexington)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Tim Kleinschmidt
Age: 57
Race: White
Occupation: Attorney and Rancher
Education: B.S., Texas A&M University; J.D., Baylor University
Spouse: Anna

Financial Statements



Texas House District 17

Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 62.23% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 65.09% of vote
2008 General Election
Won with 53.99% of vote
2008 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 General Election
Lost with 47.89% of vote
2006 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 58.36% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 17
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
  • Agriculture & Livestock
  • Homeland Security & Public Safety
John Higgins Jr. Chief of Staff
MeLissa Nemecek Legislative director
Alonzo Wood Education specialist
Caitlin Ahlemeyer Legislative aide
Amanda Biedegar Legislative aide
Brett Finley Legislative aide
Brendan Hyde Legislative aide
Texas House District 17 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]
Websites: Rep. Tim Kleinschmidt, District 17
Tim Kleinschmidt Texas House District 17
Twitter: @RepKleinschmidt
Facebook: Tim Kleinschmidt
Capitol Seating Assignment
Room: 2W.5
Seat: 60
Capitol Office
Room: E2.510
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: 512-463-0682
District Office
Address: P.O. Box 868
Lexington, TX 78947
Phone: 979-542-8037
Follow @RepKleinschmidt

Twitter Feed

  • I would like to Congratulate the City of Smithville on being named a State of Texas Cultural District by the Texas Commission on the Arts.

    a year ago

  • Today, on the 12th anniversary of 9/11, I invite you to join in remembering all those killed in the September 11, 2001 attacks.

    a year ago

  • We commemorate the 12th anniversary of 9/11. God please continue to bless America.

    a year ago

  • Yesterday HB 1 passed and the Texas House stands adjourned..SINE DIE!!!

    a year ago

  • I am honored to have earned the Texas Conservative Coalition(TCC) "Courageous Conservative" Award for the 83rd Legislative Session.

    a year ago

  • Fire now 232 acres,55%contained,236homes w/o power.Evacuation order lifted. TFS estimates containment this evening..

    a year ago

  • The House remain at east for receipt of HB 16, which has yet to pass out of the Senate...

    a year ago


    a year ago

  • HB 16 has also passed the House. This bill is relating to the allocation of certain fuel-related tax revenue&certain vehicle sales&use

    a year ago

  • The Governor has signed HB2, which bans abortins after 20 weeks.#ProLife

    a year ago