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Albert 'Al' Brown

Al Brown
Full Name: Albert D. "Al" Brown, Jr.
Birth date: June 7, 1921
Death date: December 30, 1988

Terms of Service

  • House, 67th (1) (2) Legislature
    1/15/1981 - 2/16/1981
    Democrat
  • House, 66th Legislature
    1/9/1979 - 1/13/1981
    Democrat
  • House, 65th Legislature
    1/11/1977 - 1/9/1979
    Democrat
  • House, 64th Legislature
    1/14/1975 - 1/11/1977
    Democrat
(1) 67th Legislature - Election Contest for District 57C: Agreement, 1/11/1981, p. 2; Special Committee on the Election Contest appointed (HR 13), 1/13/1981, p. 22; Rules suspended, report, and minority report, 1/15/1981, pp. 181-190. House Journal .
(2) Albert D. Brown, Jr., incumbent of District 57C, and Alan Schoolcraft, apparent winner in 1980 general election, by signed agreement printed in House Journal for 1/13/1981, allowed Schoolcraft to be sworn and seated that same day pending outcome of election contest. January 15, House adopted minority report of special committee voiding election, unseating Schoolcraft, and seating, with power to vote, Brown, but not reswearing him. Schoolcraft won special election 2/10/1981 and was sworn anew 2/16/1981. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

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