Joe Nixon

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Birthday
15, 1956
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Texas

About

From 1995 until 2007, this Republican Party politician served Texas' 133rd District in the state's House of Representatives. He later ran an unsuccessful campaign for a Texas Senate seat.

Before Fame

After earning a bachelor's degree in economics from Texas A&M University, he received a J.D. from St. Mary's University School of Law.

Trivia

While a state representative, he penned Proposition 12, a tort litigation reform measure.

Family Life

He grew up in Corpus Christi and Houston, Texas, as the son of a novelist mother and a military officer father. He and his wife Allyson later became parents to three sons: Matthew, Stewart, and Nicholas.

Associated With

He served in the Texas House of Representatives during the gubernatorial administrations of George W. Bush and Rick Perry.