TX-04: Pat Fallon (R)
PROFILE

November 2, 2020 by TWN Staff
Texas State Sen. Pat Fallon was chosen by party officials to replace Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe as the Republican nominee for Congress in November's election. But his departure from the statehouse could have ripples in the Texas Capitol.

About Fallon:

Pat Fallon, during his eight year tenure in the Texas Legislature, has built a strong conservative record and a reputation for being an advocate for Texas taxpayers. He has supported securing the border, enforcing the ban on sanctuary cities, protecting our historical monuments, safeguarding the 2nd and 10th Amendments and providing property tax relief to all Texans.

The son of public school teachers, as a young man he earned a scholarship to the University of Notre Dame, where was both a cadet in the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps and a member of the 1988 National Championship Varsity Football team, under Hall of Fame Coach Lou Holtz.

Fallon served as a United States Air Force Officer and was stationed at Sheppard AFB in Wichita Falls. After being honorably discharged he embarked on a 25+ year successful entrepreneurial journey and now owns several companies.

He served in the Texas House of Representatives for six years and on Frisco City Council for three years (when the city was in CD 4) and was mayor pro tem of the city from 2011-12. In May of 2012 he was elected to the Texas House of Representatives, garnering 71% of the vote. In 2018 Pat ran for the Texas Senate and won by 40%, which is the widest margin of victory against a sitting Senate incumbent in Texas History.

Pat has been married to his wife Susan for 16 years and they have two boys, Thomas 13 and Mac 11.

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