Project Description

Kay Granger
Kay Granger
TX-12

Kay Granger

  • Elected as the first female Mayor of Fort Worth in 1991.
  • Elected to TX-12 in 1996, making her the first woman to represent Texas as a Member of the US House.
  • Serves as the Ranking Member of the US House’s Appropriations Committee. She along with Nita Lowey (D-NY) who serves as Chair make up the first all-female duo to head this powerful Committee.
  • Serves on the Board of Directors of the International Republican Institute and Southwestern University, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.