District 9 - Democrat
On January 5, 2011, U.S. Representative Al Green took the oath of office to serve the people of Texas’ 9th Congressional District and began his fourth term in the United States House of Representatives. As a veteran civil rights advocate, he has dedicated his life to fighting for those in society whose voices, too often, are not heard.
Congressman Green’s chief legislative priorities for the 112th Congress are rebuilding the American economy and stabilizing our housing market. He serves on the Financial Services Committee, where he sits on two sub-committees; Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology as well as Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises. Additionally, Congressman Green serves as an Assistant Whip for the Democratic Party in the U.S. House of Representatives. He remains committed to increasing the levels of affordable housing and ensuring that every American realizes the dream of homeownership.Read More