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Richard M. Anderson Richard M. Anderson
Full Name: Richard M. Anderson

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 1 Sep 18, 1986 - Jan 10, 1989 70th   69th (1) (2)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Bowie, Camp, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Hopkins, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Panola, Red River, Titus, Upshur
(1) Richard Anderson, in special runoff election 9/13/1986, sworn 9/18/1986, succeeded V. Edgar Howard, who, to avoid appearance of conflict of interest, did not attend 2-3 C.S. except for his election as president pro tempore ad interim on 9/4/1986, but held office until successor sworn. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Special election 8/9/1986, runoff 9/13/1986. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senate, 70th Legislature, 1987.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Richard M. Anderson, 70th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 69th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 70th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    70th R.S. - 1987
    Child Support, Interim  
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Economic Development  
    Intergovernmental Relations  
    Protective Orders and State Employee Pension Plans  
    Rural Health Care Delivery, Special Task Force  
    Workfare, Special, Interim  
    69th R.S. - 1985
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Economic Development  
    Natural Resources  
    Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water  

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