Lance (Lance) Gooden (R-USH05)
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Capitol: 202.225.3484
FAX: 202.225.2464
District: 903.502.5300
Room 2431 RHOB- Rayburn House Office Building 45 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-4305

Residence: Terrell, TX
Elected: 2018    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Alexa Calligas   DOB: 12/1/1982
Committee Assignments
Co-ChairCongressional Caucus on Brazil
Co-ChairFreedom from Big Tech Caucus
ChairmanCongressional ASHRAH Protection and Right Advocacy Caucus
FC MemberTEX-21 Congressional Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Critical Materials Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Addiction and Mental Health Task Force
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
FC MemberBipartisan Fentanyl Prevention Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on the Administrative State, Regulatory Reform, and Antitrust
FC MemberCongressional Wine Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Readiness
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
MemberHouse Committee on the Judiciary
FC MemberCongressional Taiwan Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Armed Services
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)
Counties Representing
Anderson / Cherokee / Dallas / Henderson / Kaufman / Van Zandt / Wood


First elected in 2018, Congressman Lance Gooden represents Texas' 5th District in the U.S. House of Representatives. The 5th District stretches from Dallas County to Henderson, Kaufman, Van Zandt, Wood, and Upshur Counties.

In the 118th Congress, Congressman Gooden is a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary and the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Prior to joining the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Gooden served three terms in the Texas House of Representatives and worked in the insurance industry for 10 years.

Lance and his wife, Alexa, live in Terrell with their two children, Liam and Milla.