Meet John Raney

A life-long resident of Brazos County, a small business owner for over 40 years, and a member of the Class of ’69, John Raney has a deep understanding and great passion for his community. As an experienced and engaged leader, he has dedicated his life to building the Republican Party and strengthening the conservative movement in Texas. John considers it a great honor to serve as State Representative for District 14 in the Texas Legislature, and values the trust placed in him for this responsibility. He has the experience and knowledge to get the job done, applying common sense, making educated decisions, and staying true to his conservative principles. Read more ›

In The News

Speaker Re-Appoints Raney to Prominent Committees

Austin, TX – Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, Joe Straus (R-San Antonio), has released the full list of House Committee appointments for the 85th Legislative Session. State Representative John Raney (R-Bryan/College Station) was pleased to once again be placed on the House Committees on Appropriations, House Administration, and Higher Education where he has […]

John Raney Legislative Agenda

In addition to my commitment to the large, state-wide issues before us, I have filed six bills so far.   HB 354 aims to improve the approval process for schools applying for a school zone. The bill allows for an appeal by a school district if their school zone is denied, and also allows charter […]

Raney Re-Elected As Caucus Secretary

Austin, TX – Today, the Texas House Republican Caucus has re-elected State Representative John Raney (R-Bryan /College Station)  to serve as the Caucus Secretary for the 85th Texas Legislature. “I am honored by the confidence my fellow caucus members have placed in me and I look forward to working with them in passing beneficial, conservative […]

State Representative John Raney’s Pre-Filed Legislative Priorities

AUSTIN, TX – State Representative John Raney (Bryan/College Station) has filed three noteworthy pieces of legislation during the early filing period prior to the 85th Legislative Session, which opens January 10, 2017. In Representative Raney’s time in the Texas Legislature, his goal has been to address the important issues affecting Texas families, businesses, and the […]